5 Essex Court

Beatrice Collier

Call 2004

Public / Administrative

Beatrice undertakes a range of public law work, with particular specialisms in civil liberties, human rights, policing and criminal justice, and mental health/capacity.

Recent cases include:

R (Ghuman) v Chief Constable of Thames Valley Police [2018] EWHC 2059 (Admin) - challenge to the issuing of a child abduction warning notice (CAWN)

R (Brook) v Chief Constable of Lancashire Constabulary and R (Garthwaite) v Chief Constable of Lancashire Constabulary [2018] EWHC 2024 (Admin) – two separate challenges to search warrants

R (on the application of Parkinson) v HM Senior Coroner for Kent [2018] EWHC 2173 (Admin) – decision concerning mental capacity and the appointment of a litigation friend