Tag: Doughty Street Chambers

Iain Duncan Smith called Keir Starmer a ‘second rate lawyer’ and Twitter went mental

Incident happened during fiery parliamentary debate on Brexit

Oct 11 2016 1:04pm

Amal Clooney teams up with Boris Johnson to launch anti-Islamic State campaign

Human rights lawyer and Foreign Secretary form unlikely duo in fight against terrorism

Sep 19 2016 1:10pm

22 Pushup Challenge: Doughty Street barrister tackles the latest social media craze

The suit and UGG slippers combo is a nice touch

Sep 5 2016 11:08am

How I landed a mini-pupilage speaking to a fishmonger at Sainsbury’s

From a Dalston supermarket to Doughty Street Chambers

Aug 3 2016 10:36am

Most followed barrister on Instagram awarded an MBE

Yet another accolade for Doughty Street Chambers’ finest

Jun 13 2016 10:42am

Lawyers jump to Amal Clooney’s defence after she’s ripped to shreds by national press

Barristers: 1, “Well-known human rights experts” at the Daily Mail: 0

May 23 2016 12:02pm

Student backlash as top Doughty Street barrister offers UNPAID three-month internship

Exclusive: Celeb barrister who works alongside Amal Clooney accused of “staggering hypocrisy” -- and his ad may be in breach of the rules

May 6 2016 9:15am

Amal Clooney takes aim at Donald Trump in revealing BBC interview

And also gives four top tips for legal success

Apr 27 2016 11:40am

Hipster underwear brand launches Amal Clooney pants

Have we reached peak Alamuddin?

Mar 3 2016 10:24am

Amal Clooney’s human rights campaign trail snuffed by paps who just wanted to see what she was wearing

Could Amal follow in the footsteps of Cherie Blair and quit chambers?

Jan 25 2016 4:28pm

Labour’s top lawyer quits citing ‘increasingly negative path’ under Jeremy Corbyn

Shadow attorney general Catherine McKinnell has resigned -- Karl Turner replaces her

Jan 11 2016 1:02pm

Wannabe barrister wins £20k damages from his uni over false ‘criminal behaviour’ claim

Damages obtained by Geoffrey Robertson QC working pro bono should cover the cost of the BPTC nicely

Oct 16 2015 1:04pm

Lord Sumption’s take on ethnic diversity is as disappointing as his approach to gender

Supreme Court judge's recent remarks on women judges make his past diversity pronouncements -- which have been highlighted to defend his current stance on gender -- worth revisiting

Oct 13 2015 11:27am

Latest landmark for Amal Clooney – first professional lookalike hits party circuit

A holiday worker from Cornwall has teamed with a Kent cleaner to mirror high-flying barrister and her middle-aged actor hubby

Jun 29 2015 10:45am

Amal Clooney’s chambers-mate reported to be working on fees of £1.50 an hour

Doughty Street Chambers and Bindmans Solicitors highlight demise of legal aid -- while actor’s wife jets between New York and London

Jun 22 2015 3:50pm