April 2016 - Matrix Chambers
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Month: April 2016

Jessica Simor QC in final shortlist to be the next UK judge in Strasbourg

Matrix is delighted to announce that Jessica Simor QC has been shortlisted to be the next UK judge elected to the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg. The final three candidates have been assessed by the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly’s Committee on the Election of Judges, as suitably qualified, and the Parliamentary Assembly will now […]

Dan Squires QC has an article published in the International Journal of Human Rights

“Terrorism and pre-emptive civil processes” is an article by Dan Squires QC that has been published in the International Journal of Human Rights. This article examines how the procedures for investigating and prosecuting terrorism as a criminal offence have come to be regarded as inadequate, or at least insufficient, since 9/11. How do we explain, […]