17 Jul 19
This takes 5 Essex Court's total number of panelists to 19 making it the highest ratio of panelists to Members in any Chambers.
16 Jul 19
HHJ Lucraft QC also heard the victims’ Inquests in Court 1 at the Old Bailey, and concluded those on 28 June 2019. The attackers’ Inquests were heard with a jury.
12 Jul 19
The Senior Coroner for North Wales (East & Central), John Gittens, yesterday delivered his factual findings and short-form conclusion in the inquest into the death of Welsh Assembly Member Carl Sargeant.
11 Jul 19
The Chairman of the Anthony Grainger Inquiry published his report today.
9 Jul 19
If you are interested in applying for a third six position with 5 Essex Court please submit your application by July 12th
25 Jun 19
The jury returned conclusions of unlawful killing in the inquests into the deaths of Christine and Lucy Lee, who were murdered by John Lowe in 2014.
21 Jun 19
A tribunal has dismissed a family liaison officer who failed to disclose (and subsequently lied about) her relationship with a juror.
18 Jun 19
The Ministry of Justice and the Department of Health and Social Care have launched a consultation on coronial investigations of stillbirths. 5 Essex Court has considerable experience in inquests and coronial investigations and is ranked in Band 1 in Chambers and Partners with nine ranked individuals.