Our specialist practitioners are among the highest-rated on the North Eastern Circuit, while they have represented in major and high-profile cases at all levels, including Tribunals, County Courts, Crown Courts, and all divisions of the High Court. Many of our members are highly recommended by client guides such as The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners – just a brief glance at each of our barristers gives some insight into the authority, experience and depth of expertise they can deliver in their field. Select a practice area below to find out more.
"Among the leading sets on circuit for crime". Our team has "expertise in homicide, fraud and serious sexual offence cases, among other areas".
Our skilled barristers are noted for their skill and authority in providing the efficient and value-added service, having gained an impressive amount of case, court and mediation experience. At the same time, they are only too aware of the complexities and sensitive issues surrounding certain aspects of Private Client law, so they are well versed in applying discretion and know-how in order to offer first-rate advocacy. Select a practice area below to find out more.
Our Civil team is noted to maintain “a solid personal injury and clinical negligence practice”
For Commercial, Banking and Insolvency, “A number of New Park Court Chambers’ practitioners have commercial, insolvency and Chancery expertise in cases involving contractual disputes, sale of goods, corporate and personal insolvency, and contested probate”. We are also “recommended for ADR”.
Family expertise in public law children cases, international relocation work, financial remedy disputes and the Hague Convention”. “A number of practitioners also specialise in cases involving trusts of land and applications under Schedule 1 of the Children Act.”
Our members can deservedly lay claim to having conducted major case work dealing in hearings and inquiries involving Health & Safety legislation, the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service, as well as Workplace Injuries, Unfair & Wrongful Dismissals, Redundancy and Contract Law. Whatever your business needs or objectives, New Park Court Chambers are ready to listen to you and utilise our capabilities to help you achieve the best possible legal outcome. Select a practice area below to find out more.
Our Health and Safety practitioners have prosecution and defence experience, and are “recommended for inquests linked to HSE investigations”.
“Recommended for environmental law”.
In Employment, we are “respected for its broad employment expertise in areas such as redundancy and discrimination. Practitioners also mediate, where appropriate”.
Georgina became a member of Chambers in September 2014 after successfully completing her pupillage.
Georgina accepts instructions from a variety of regulators and professional individuals in disciplinary and regulatory hearings. She is also instructed in Inquests on behalf of individuals and organisations. Also in all aspects of criminal and civil work.
Areas of Practice
Regulatory and Professional Discipline
Georgina has an established understanding of professional regulation having represented the Nursing and Midwifery Council at a variety of Fitness to Practise hearings, substantive order review, interim order and restoration hearings during a secondment.
Prior to joining the Bar she worked within the General Medical Council’s in house legal team.
Georgina was a noting junior in a conspiracy to defraud the Traffic Commissioner trial. This case improved Georgina’s knowledge of Transport Law and the role of the Traffic Commissioner in relation to issuing and control of vehicle operator licenses. Georgina accepts instructions in all aspects of Transport Law including public inquiries.
Recent regulatory cases:
Georgina is instructed both by individual interested parties and companies/organisations in a variety of inquests. She has a thorough understanding of coronial law and has previously assisted Paul Greaney QC researching the changes stemming from the Coroners and Justice Act 2009 for a lecture delivered to other professionals.
Georgina is regularly instructed to prosecute and defend in the Crown Court, Youth Court and Magistrates’ Court in a wide range of offences including violence, dishonesty, drugs and driving offences. She is a CPS Level 2 Prosecutor.
Georgina has experience dealing with both young and vulnerable witnesses and conducting proceedings through an interpreter.
Georgina has been directly instructed on behalf of the Police force to prosecute road traffic offences and therefore has a wide knowledge and understanding of traffic offences.
Recent cases include:
In her Personal Injury practice, Georgina regularly appears in the County Court in road traffic accident cases. She also has experience of both fast track and multi-track trials. She has also advised Claimants and Defendants on both liability and quantum in a range of personal injury matters
In Housing Law, Georgina has successfully gained possession orders. She also has experience in obtaining (ex parte) injunctions and powers of arrest orders.
Georgina has experience of drafting statements of case, skeleton arguments and orders.
Recent civil work includes:
Civil Actions Against the Police
Georgina has a developing practice in this area where she advises on a variety of issues and causes of action. She is happy to advise either in writing or in conference.
LLB, Law, Upper Second Class with Honours, University of Leeds (2007 – 2010)
Bar Professional Training Course, Very Competent, Nottingham Law School (2011 – 2012)
Awarded the Hubert Greenland Scholarship by Lincoln’s Inn (2013)
North Eastern Regulatory Lawyers