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BARRISTERS

ANTONY FARRELL - SQUATTER

Called to the Bar: (Inner Temple): 24th November 2016 

 

qualifications

Solicitor of England and Wales: Admitted to the Roll on 5th June 2000.

Barrister of England and Wales: Called to the bar on 24th November 2016.

 

education

LLB Law (Hons) Exempting Degree (included Legal Practice Course) (2:1) - University of Northumbria at Newcastle.

 

background

I worked as an in house commercial and corporate solicitor for Aviva Life Ltd and gained an extensive experience of contract, corporate and civil litigation.

I then concentrated on honing my advocacy negotiation skills and qualified as a Higher Courts Advocate in both civil and criminal law in May 2010. This culminated in being called to the Bar in 2016. I Joined New Walk Chambers November 2019.

 

Areas of Practice

FAMILY LAW 

Private law children - at all stages, from first appearance through to final hearing, including interim contested and finding of fact hearings, in the Family Proceedings', County Courts. 

Gary has represented parents, grandparents and children and has been involved in cases concerning, for example, sexual abuse, serious domestic violence and removal from the jurisdiction.

Public law children / Care Law - representation of parents and Local Authorities in the Family Proceedings', County and High Courts in cases concerning, for example, physical and sexual abuse, and abduction.

Ancillary relief - representation of husbands, wives and interveners at every stage of proceedings, in the County and High Courts. Experience in dealing with foreign law applications. 

Injunctive relief under the Family Law Act.

Quasi-family matters including TLATA applications, civil proceedings for the return of dowries, applications under the Protection from Harassment Act and defending CSA prosecutions.

CIVIL LAW

Personal Injury - acts for Claimants and Defendants and has extensive trial experience with regard to both liability and quantum particularly in the areas of employers' liability, occupiers' liability, highways and road traffic accidents (including credit hire and fraudulent claims)

Stage Three Hearings 

Small Claims, Fast Track and Multi Track hearings. 

CRIMINAL LAW

Considerable experience of criminal law in both the Magistrates and Crown Court. 

PUBLIC LAW AND HUMAN RIGHTS  

 

Associations

The Honourable Society of Inner Temple

 

interests

Boxing, swimming, Mediterranean cooking and travelling with family.

 

 

 

 

 

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