In this chapter we recognise 22 silks and 10 juniors for their outstanding work in the telecoms sector spanning a range of regulatory and commercial disputes.
Most highly regarded
Blackstone Chambers receives seven listings here.
Dinah Rose QC is highly respected for her deep knowledge of telecoms regulation and first-class advocacy in proceedings before the High Court and the CAT.
Kieron Beal QC ranks highly among peers thanks to his adept handling of competition-related disputes in the telecoms sector.
Brian Kennelly QC is looked upon with enormous favour by market sources who consider him a top name for EU and UK competition-related telecoms disputes.
Thomas de la Mare QC impresses market commentators with his first-rate representation of prominent telecoms clients including Vodafone and Virgin.
Monica Carss-Frisk QC is held in high esteem by peers and clients alike who applaud her superb advocacy in high-value and contentious telecoms-related proceedings.
Monckton Chambers sees five barristers recognised here.
Daniel Beard QC is “a star performer”, hailed for his exceptional court performances in disputes pertaining to telecoms regulation.
Josh Holmes QC enjoys a stellar international reputation for his leading commercial practice, which includes telecommunications regulation and related disputes.
Jon Turner QC is distinguished as a go-to silk for complex telecoms disputes, including regulation and competition matters.
Meredith Pickford QC stands out among peers at the bar thanks to his impressive handling of contentious regulatory proceedings and IP disputes in the telecoms sector.
Tim Ward QC is hailed as a leading name at the UK Bar for complex commercial and competition-related disputes in the telecoms arena.
At Brick Court Chambers, Sarah Lee QC is well recognised for her excellent work representing telecoms clients in high-value competition disputes.
Graham Read QC at Devereux Chambers is a civil litigation specialist, renowned for his expertise handling disputes across a range of sectors including IT and telecommunications.
At Monckton Chambers, Anneli Howard is a prominent advocate in the telecoms sector, lauded for her vast experience in related competition disputes.
Stefan Kuppen is “a fantastic young barrister”, recognised as “great in front of the regulator or the tribunal”.
Alan Bates impresses market commentators with his adept handling of competition and procurement-related disputes.
Tristan Jones at Blackstone Chambers is a leading junior in the telecoms sector, credited with a strong understanding of EU regulation and competition law.
Sarah Love at Brick Court Chambers comes highly recommended by sources for her top-tier advocacy in competition and regulatory proceedings in the telecoms space.