Philip Engelman

(i) Commercial;
(ii) Construction;
(iii) Judicial Review;
(iv) Disciplinary Proceedings;
(v) Regulatory Proceedings;
(vi) Employment;
(vii) Education;
(viii) Human Rights.

My approach

I have dealt with many clients in my years of practise, ranging from Heads of State (overseas), public and local authorities, companies and individuals. All have required preparation of cases to a high standard.

My work

(i) Commercial – I am involved in the current VW Emissions Group Litigation;
(ii) Construction – I have been involved in many construction cases over my years
of practice;
(iii) Judicial Review – I recently acted for Ian Brady in his last Judicial Review
challenge;
(iv) Disciplinary – I am currently acting for two firms of Solicitors that are being
disciplined by the Solicitors Regulation Authority;
(v) Regulatory – for many years, I have acted on behalf of care homes facing
closure by their regulator, the Care Quality Commission;
(vi) Employment - I have acted in many leading employment cases, particularly in
the area of Equal Pay;
 
(vii) Education – over the years, I have acted in many education cases dealing with school admissions and exclusions and universities. I am also the author of the chapter on Education in Bullen & Leake & Jacob's Precedents of Pleadings;
(viii) Human Rights – I currently act on behalf of a Solicitor who challenges Article 6. I am also a joint author of the chapter on Human Rights in Supperstone, Goudie and Walker on Judicial Review.

About me

I have been a barrister since 1979. I am the author of Ch.39 on Education in Bullen & Leake & Jacob's Precedents of Pleadings. I am also a joint author of the chapter on Human Rights in Supperstone, Goudie and Walker on Judicial Review. Details of my experience can be found by looking at the Cloisters website: https://www.cloisters.com/barristers/philip- engelman/

What my clients say

"A true expert in judicial reviews" Legal 500 2014, "a heavyweight in judicial review cases" Legal 500 2013, "A formidable strategist and a persuasive advocate." Legal 500 2011

Professional & academic

I studied at University College London. I was called to the Bar in 1979.

Memberships
TecBar Association

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