5 Essex Court


6 Oct 21 Back to Listing

Alan Payne QC and Saara Idelbi appear for the SSHD in judicial review of asylum support payments

Alan Payne QC and Saara Idelbi act for the Secretary of State for the Home Department in the lead case concerning whether the decision to make weekly cash payments, and back payments for the period from the 27 March 2020, to asylum seekers accommodated in full-board hotel accommodation, was lawful.

The Administrative Court handed down its judgment on 4 October 2021.