5 Essex Court

Anne Studd QC

Call 1988
Silk 2012

Public Inquiries

Anne has extensive experience of public inquiries and has been involved in a number of significant and widely reported inquiries including:

The Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Instructed by the Mayor of London.

Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation (Cambridge House, Knowl View and rocahdale Rochdale (Cyril Smith)) -  Instructed by Greater Manchester Police who were the investigating Force in relation to allegations against Cyril Smith.

Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation (Westminster) - Instructed by Wiltshire Police the investigating force into allegations against Edward Heath

Mark Nunes and Andrew Markland - Instructed by the Metropolitan Police Service in circumstances where armed police officers shot two men attempting a robbery in Chandler's Ford. In depth examinaton of command and control.

The Azelle Rodney Inquiry - Instructed by the Commissioner of Police in the first public inquiry in relation to police shooting examination of operational command and control and stop tactics.