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On August 25, 2017 By

Chambers is sad to announce that one of its founding members Richard “Dick” Benson, passed away peacefully this morning.

Dick, along with a number of others had the brave and, at the time, unique vision of a criminal only set of chambers in the City of Nottingham, a vision which, over the last 27 years [...]

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No.1 are delighted to announce that Lucky Thandi (formerly of Cartwright King) has accepted an invitation to join Chambers.

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No.1 are delighted to announce that Phil Plant (formerly of VHS Fletchers) has accepted an invitation to join Chambers.

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No.1 are delighted to announce that Gareth Gimson (formerly of the CPS) has accepted an invitation to join Chambers.

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Saturday saw the regional heat of the Citizenship National Mock Trial competition held at Nottingham Crown Court. The preliminary rounds were judged by Simon Eckersley and Gregor Purcell of No.1 High Pavement and Emma Coverley of the Johnson Partnership with the final being before HHJ Coupland, formerly of No.1 High Pavement. Congratulations [...]

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Chambers are proud to announce that The Queen has appointed Steven Coupland to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Elizabeth Truss MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd.

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Chambers are proud to announce the appointment of former Head of Chambers His Honour Judge Dickinson QC as the Resident Judge of Nottingham Crown Court.

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As part of our commitment to equality and diversity, a large number of members of chambers have recently undergone fair recruitment training. In particular, all members of chambers and staff, with responsibility for recruitment took part. We view such training as integral to our recruitment strategies and ensuring that all who interact with us can [...]

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