This page contains an index listing of news items published by Blackstone Chambers. 

  • FCA/PRA: HBOS Report Published

    The report into the collapse of HBOS has been published (19 November 2015). Its purpose is to analyse the causes of the firm’s failure, and to draw out lessons for the future, for both the industry and the regulatory system as a whole.

    19 Nov 15

  • Brian Kennelly Wins Award

    Brian Kennelly was named Competition Junior of the Year at the Chambers UK Bar Awards held on 27 October 2015.  

    28 Oct 15

  • Award for Harish Salve SA

    Harish Salve SA has been awarded Barrister of the Year at the inaugural Asialaw Asia-Pacific Dispute Resolution Awards.

    25 Sep 15

  • Employee Competition Bulletin Launched

    There has been a wealth of case law in the area of employee competition in recent years and that trend seems likely to continue. 

    31 Jul 15

  • Two Leading Commercial Barristers Join Blackstone Chambers

    Adam Baradon and Peter Head have joined the set following a lateral recruitment campaign for commercial juniors. They are two outstanding juniors who will help the set meet demand following an increase in volume and quality of commercial litigation work and elevation to silk of a number of specialist senior juniors. 

    17 Jul 15

  • The uncertain boundaries of legal professional privilege

    Further to the G v G case summary posted in April, Andrew Green QC and Tom Hickman of Blackstone Chambers and Michael Pulford of Pinsent Masons LLP have written an article for The Lawyer.  This piece gives a little more insight into the issues raised and can be read on the attached document.

    14 Jul 15

  • AIRE Centre BBC Radio 4 Appeal

    Dinah Rose QC is making an appeal on behalf of the AIRE Centre on Sunday 12 July.  The BBC Radio 4 broadcast is at 07.54, repeated at 21.26 and on Thursday 16 July at 15.25 on FM.

    09 Jul 15

  • Michael Beloff QC ICC Appointment

    The International Cricket Council has moved to a permanent ICC Disputes Resolution Committee rather than the previous ad hoc arrangement and Michael has been appointed the first Chairman, for a three year term.

    07 Jul 15

  • Attorney General's 2015 Civil Panel Promotions

    The Attorney General has announced the new panels of approved counsel, promoting one member of Blackstone Chambers to the 'A' panel and appointing four others to the 'B' and 'C' panels for the first time.

    06 Jul 15

  • Catherine Callaghan, The Times Lawyer of the Week

    Catherine is featured in The Times (2 July 2015) having acted for the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority in the High Court case.

    02 Jul 15

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