5 Essex Court

Jason Beer QC

Call 1992
Silk 2011

Recommendations

Jason Beer QC Awards
Jason Beer QC Awards
Jason Beer QC Awards
Jason Beer QC Awards
Jason Beer QC Awards

"He is very assured and measured and is one of the leading police barristers. He provides exceptional legal analysis and is a persuasive advocate in this specialist area. He is involved in several high-value and demanding cases." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2021
"He is great in complex cases – a brilliant advocate who is incredibly astute and client-friendly." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2021
"A superb barrister who excels in complex and technical claims. He is an excellent tactician." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2021
"He is an academic lawyer who is very well trusted by judges, and you can rely on his word being right." (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2021
"He is the most outstanding practitioner: an amazing advocate and so well prepared." (Inquests and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2021
"He is an especially good lawyer, and a go-to for the government." (Inquests and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2021
"He obviously has great knowledge and a depth of experience. He's been involved in pretty much every public inquiry that's happened over the last 20 years and it's great to be able to draw on that experience." (Inquests and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2021
"A star performer; he combines an assured manner with a piercing intellect." Legal 500 2021
"A formidable and standout practitioner. A superb tactician with outstanding cross-examination skills." Legal 500 2021
"The man who wrote the book on public inquiries. I think he is just unflappable; he knows inquiries inside out, commands the respect of the judiciary and invokes a lot of trust in clients" (Police Law) Chambers UK 2020
"A superb barrister who excels in complex and technical claims. He is an excellent tactician." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2020
"Exceptional legal analyst and persuasive advocate in this specialist area. He gets involved in many high-value and demanding cases." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2020
"He's been through everything that can possibly come up in the course of an inquiry and has so much experience to draw upon" (Inquests and Public Inquiries) Chambers UK 2020
"He's a consummate professional and leader for inquest work, who's amazing on his feet." (Inquests and Public Inquiries) Chambers UK 2020
"A class act who has a very good reputation." (Administrative and Public Law) Chambers UK 2020
"He has an exceptional legal mind and is very strategic about the way he approaches cases."(Inquests and Public Inquiries) Chambers UK 2020
"He really listens and engages with the points you are making. He is an extremely experienced advocate who is very good on his feet and has an excellent style with the judge." (Administrative and Public Law) Chambers UK 2020
Jason is consistently ranked by the major legal directories as a leading practitioner in four practice areas - ‘police law for defendants’, ‘professional discipline’, ‘public inquiries’ and ‘administrative and public law’. Chambers UK & Legal 500
He is extremely hard-working, incredibly intelligent and completely unflappable under extreme pressure.(Inquests and Inquiries) Legal 500 2020
"He is a leader in the field in relation to malicious prosecution." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2019
"He is a fantastic advocate who is brilliantly articulate and effective in questioning witnesses." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2019
"His knowledge of this area is phenomenal and his public inquiry experience is excellent." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2019
"He's highly experienced, very practical and commercial, with superb cross-examination skills." (Inquests and Public Inquiries) Chambers UK 2019
"He has excellent judgement and is a supremely good advocate. He very quickly earns the trust of his clients." (Inquests and Public Inquiries) Chambers UK 2019
"He uses his time very effectively, is very focused and is a very effective advocate." (Admin and Public Law) Chambers UK 2019
"Produces very good written pleadings and excellent oral submissions." (Admin and Public Law) Chambers UK 2019
"He has a wonderful, calm manner and an excellent style." (Admin and Public Law) Chambers UK 2019
"A really good advocate." (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2019
"Clear and very strong on detail." (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2019
‘Extremely hardworking, intelligent and completely unflappable under extreme pressure.’ (Inquests and Inquiries) Legal 500 2019
‘A leading practitioner in the malicious prosecutions arena with tremendous work ethic.’ (Police Law - Defendant) Legal 500 2019
“He is massively knowledgeable about public inquiries.” (Inquests and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2018
“He’s an incredibly gifted advocate and is immensely hard-working.” (Inquests and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2018
“He is simply excellent, his technical knowledge is outstanding and he is incredibly thorough and astute.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2018
“He is incredibly hard-working, very impressive on paper and a great advocate.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2018
“A superb barrister who excels in complex and technical claims.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2018
“Incredibly thorough with detail.” (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2018
“Very diligent and very bright.” (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2018
“He is unflappable, he's practical, clients like and respect him, and his advocacy is second to none." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2017
"His ability to review and take in the central features of a case is brilliant." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2017
"He goes the extra mile when needed." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2017
"Produces very effective legal submissions, and he cross-examines with the panache of a top-flight criminal silk. Just a great all-rounder." (Inquest and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2017
"He has a fantastic capacity for hard work." (Inquest and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2017
"He handles difficult briefs wonderfully and has an extremely effective manner of advocacy. He makes the best of every point and has a great deal of experience as counsel to the inquiry." (Inquest and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2017
“He's very, very bright and has a nice manner with the court. He's an impressive advocate and his written work is very good. He's the real deal.” (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2017
"Very impressed by his client care. He involves himself deeply in cases and stays on top of everything." (Admin and Public Law) Chambers UK 2017
"His technical abilities truly stand out. Easy to have confidence in him." (Admin and Public Law) Chambers UK 2017
"Understated and takes a reasonable line. He gains the confidence of courts by being agreeable." (Admin and Public Law) Chambers UK 2017