5 Essex Court

Francesca Whitelaw

Call 2003

Recommendations

Francesca Whitelaw Awards

“A dedicated representative of police forces across the country. She handles all aspects of civil law relating to the police and frequently appears in misconduct hearings before the Police Appeals Tribunal. She is also experienced in complex judicial reviews arising out of disciplinary proceedings.” (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2018
“Very well prepared and on top of the detail." (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2018
“She is hard-working and always well prepared. Her written submissions are comprehensive and she manages her hearings with confidence. She’s a highly likeable advocate.” (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2017
“Well known for her expertise in police law matters relating to the regulation and discipline of law enforcers” (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2016
“She is very effective and doesn’t overstate her case.” (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2015
An advocate with “commendable charm and good humour” - Court of Appeal in Pryor v Chief Constable of Greater Manchester [2011] EWCA Civ 749 Client feedback
“A dedicated representative of police forces across the country…experienced in complex judicial reviews…Very well prepared and on top of the detail…” Chambers UK