"His written opinions are very good, easy to read, and explained very well. He’s very much prepared to talk to you and deal with any queries" - Chambers & Partners
Litigation before regional international tribunals including the European Court of Human Rights
High-profile judicial review and tribunal cases
Judicial review and regulatory proceedings in relation to commercial, environmental and civil liberties issues
Legislative drafting and advocacy including complete Bills, amendments to government legislation and Commission proposals.
Privacy and information security: civil claims and regulatory disputes involving misuse of confidential information, data protection, surveillance and interception.
Powys County Council v. the Welsh Ministers and RES Developments (UK and Ireland) Ltd  EWHC 3284 (Admin) - impact of devolution settlement on legal relevance of UK Government policies on renewable energy consents
R (RMT, TSSA and ASLEF) v. Secretary of State for Transport (2014) - rail franchising: consultation requirements and lawfulness of direct award
R (A) v. Chief Constable of C  1 WLR 2776 - vetting of police authority contractor
X Ltd - advising on EU procurement obligations of quasi-public dispute-resolution institution (2013)
Nolan Transport v. Secretary of State  UKUT 221 (AAC) - EU road haulage services
R (C) v. Commissioner of Police for the Metropolis  1 WLR 3007 - retention of photographs
Wright v Vehicle and Operator Services Agency (QBD)  R7R 35 - EU passenger transport regulation
R (Baird) v. Environment Agency  EWHC 939 - coastal flood defences - consultation
Paton v. Poole Borough Council, 2010, IPT - directed surveillance by local authority
Liberty and others v UK (2008) 48 EHRR 1, ECtHR - ECHR Article 8 compatibility of former UK law on interception of external communications
R (Stone) v South East Coast Strategic Health Authority (QBD)  EWHC 1668 (Admin) - publication of medical information as part of inquiry report
R (Jackson) v Attorney-General (HL)  1 AC 262 - validity of legislation enacted under Parliament Acts 1911-1949
Plümecke and others v. Germany, ECtHR (2005) - Ex-DDR expropriation claims
R (West) v Society of Lloyd’s (CA)  EWCA Civ 506 - regulator’s amenability to judicial review
R (Alconbury Developments) v SSETR (HL)  2 WLR 1389 - lawfulness of ministerial decision-making
R v Director of Public Prosecutions ex parte Kebilene (HL)  3 WLR 972 - retrospective effect of Human Rights Act 1998
Numerous instructions on UK and European legislative proposals affecting the energy, natural resources and communications sectors including the EU Data Protection package 2012-2014, UK Energy Acts 2008/2013, UK Localism Act 2011.