5 Stone Buildings is a go-to traditional chancery set with a depth and breadth of talent and experience among both its silks and its junior counsel.
Hugh is developing a busy and diverse chancery practice. He regularly appears in the County Court and High Court, and takes instructions as junior counsel. He has experience across Chambers’ areas of expertise. His notable recent work includes acting for the appellant charities in their successful appeal to the Supreme Court in Ilott v Mitson  UKSC 17, led by Penelope Reed QC
Hugh joined Chambers in 2015 after successfully completing pupillage in chambers from October 2013 to October 2014. He was seconded to the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom and the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council for the 2014/15 legal year to act as Judicial Assistant to Lord Neuberger, the President of the Supreme Court.
Hugh accepts instructions in all areas of work undertaken by chambers.