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 – Leading Counsel for the Mayor of London.

UCPI Leading Counsel for police force dealing with highly sensitive matters to be heard before the Inquiry

Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation (Cambridge House, Knowl View and Rochdale) 

Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation (Cyril Smith) – Leading Counsel for Greater Manchester Police who were the investigating Force in relation to allegations against Cyril Smith.

Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation (Westminster) – Leading Counsel for Wiltshire Police the investigating force into allegations against Edward Heath

The Azelle Rodney Inquiry – Leading Counsel for the Commissioner of Police in the first public inquiry in relation to police shooting examination of operational command and control and stop tactics.