Good afternoon all. We are on the look out for new crime practitioners to join our Crime Team at 12 Old Square. Please the full advert listed below and if there are any questions, please contact our senior clerk, Mr Lloyd Parker, for more information.
Good afternoon everyone. We would like to inform everyone of the success for Mr Michael Biggs in the UK Supreme Court in the respect of the case of R (on the application of Pathan) (Appellant) v Secretary of State for the Home Department (Respondent), Mr Biggs acted for Vision Solicitors – and to see the […]
Home Office settles JR claim by consent for Bangladeshi national client’s claim challenging the delay in consideration of his ILR application. There were 4 previous PAP letters to the SSHD. Michael West acted only in respect of drafting grounds for JR after the fourth PAP letter.
Good morning all. We hope you are keeping well in the midst of the extended lockdown. We just want to kindly introduce to you all our new tenant, Mr Remi Adewale Remi is able to take on instructions in various practice areas which include immigration, employment law, civil law and crime as well. He was […]
Ali v. Secretary of State for the Home Department (UKUT, HU/14779/2019) “I am grateful to Mr Mavrantonis…because points that are fundamental are sometimes so obvious that the authority for them is forgotten. He relies on a decision going back to 1893 in Browne v Dunn  6 R 67 (HL) and in particular remarks in a […]
Josephine de Souza, one of our esteemed members at 12 Old Square has been nominated for Junior Pro Bono Barrister of the Year in the 2020 Bar Pro Bono Awards! The ceremony will take place on the 4th November (further details to follow). All of the staff and barristers would like to give a hearty and very well deserved […]
Good morning all. For those who practicing or interested in the construction industry and construction law, please find attached a flyer for an online webinar that Mr Trevor Drury is hosting. Mr Drury is the Chairman of the Bristol Hub of the Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB), and he will be leading the webinar along […]
The face to face substantive appeal of Saleem v. Secretary of State for the Home Department (2020) in the First-tier Tribunal concerned a Pakistani national whose relationship was doubted. His Sponsor wife brought her elderly parents to court to testify in support, both suffering from cancer and diabetes. Mr Mavrantonis, having conducted a balancing exercise as to […]
George Mavrantonis of counsel, appeared in court today for the successful Applicant, with Bilal Tahir of House of Immigration Solicitors instructing. UTJ Sheridan grants permission for judicial review (OPH) in a TOEIC/ETS case where the Applicant’s challenge focused on the question of weight to be given to the 2019 National Audit Office (NAO) and All-Party […]
In the latest edition of “Journal Of Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law” – Mr Darryl Balroop of Counsel has had his work on the case of “AM (Zimbabwe) v Secretary of State for the Home Department” featured in this prestigious journal. All of the 12 Old Square staff and members would like to give him […]