Harry is working to develop a strong practice across all of Chambers’ core areas of practice and has been instructed as junior counsel in several large and complex cases since being offered tenancy in July of this year.
He is willing to accept instructions in the following areas: Employment, Tax, Personal Injury, Insurance and Commercial litigation work and is actively seeking to extend his practice in each of these .
Harry is regularly instructed in both preliminary and final hearings in various different kinds of employment disputes.
As pupil to Alice Mayhew, Harry gained valuable experience in a number of employment matters and has substantial experience of: unfair dismissal, direct discrimination, victimisation, employee status, unlawful deduction from wages and limitation disputes.
Harry gained experience in a wide range of personal injury matters since beginning to accept instructions in his own right. His expertise includes:
As pupil to Jonathan Butters, Harry also gained experience, inter alia, in: employers’ liability, fatal injuries, clinical negligence and asbestos related diseases.
Harry is currently instructed as junior to Marika Lemos in multiple anti-avoidance cases on behalf of HMRC.
As pupil to Aparna Nathan, Harry gained substantial experience in tax litigation as well as a range of advisory matters from a taxpayer perspective, including: agricultural and business property relief, the transfer of assets regime, judicial review of matters involving HMRC and the gift subject to reservation regime.
Harry welcomes instructions from both taxpayers and the revenue.
Harry is developing a practice in insurance litigation
During the course of pupillage, Harry gained experience of litigation in UK courts involving jurisdictional issues posed by non-domestic parties, and disputes arising from international arbitration. He is currently seeking to develop his practice in this area.
City University, Bar Professional Training Course (very competent)
City University, Graduate Diploma in Law (Distinction)
University College London, MPhil Stud. Moral and Political Philosophy
University of Cambridge (Selwyn College), MA (Double First Class Honours Degree) Philosophy
Inner Temple Major Scholarship
Lifetime scholar of Selwyn College
Quarter-finalist - City University GDL Mooting competition
Semi-finalist - National Speed Mooting competition
Quarter-finalist - Crown Office Chambers Mooting Competition