Covid-19 Public Inquiry Hub

Welcome to the Covid-19 Inquiry hub. Here you’ll find profiles of our team of experts along with all the latest articles and commentary from them. As the Inquiry proceeds, we aim to bring you up-to-date information and thought-provoking insight at each stage.

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Chambers has unique insight into Public Inquiries, having appeared in most of the significant Inquiries of the last twenty years.

Our barristers have represented clients from a wide range of sectors including healthcare, retail, hospitality, food and beverages, hotels and catering, education, shipping, utilities, security, financial services, private individuals, government, local authorities and the emergency services.

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We are proud to tell you about our client promise: that you can expect exceptional service as standard and we aim to deliver on this promise at every touch-point, from your first enquiry via our outstanding clerking team through to working with our top tier barristers.

Get in touch

We would be delighted to hear from you. Whether you want to ask a question about the Covid-19 Inquiry or you are actively seeking counsel, please feel free to get in touch by emailing or call us on 020 7410 2000.

For more information please contact our clerks.

Call +44 (0) 20 7410 2000 or click here to email

Covid-19 Public Inquiry Hub Barristers

King's Counsel

Fiona Barton KC

Call 1986 | Silk 2011

Anne Studd KC

Call 1988 | Silk 2012

Samantha Leek KC

Call 1993 | Silk 2012

Juniors (10+ years)

Charles Apthorp

Call 1983

Beatrice Collier

Call 2004

Jonathan Landau

Call 2004

Mark Thomas

Call 2006

Emma Price

Call 2007

Saara Idelbi

Call 2008

Alex Ustych

Call 2010

Alice Meredith

Call 2013

Juniors (under 10 years)

Conor Monighan

Call 2019

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Division Court has handed down its judgment in R (Cabinet Office) v Chair of the UK…

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