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Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards Shortlist

25 June

Gough Square is pleased to announce that Iain MacDonald and James Ross have both been shortlisted for the Lawyer Monthly Legal Awards 2015 in the respective categories of Consumer Barrister of the Year and Banking and Finance Barrister of the Year


New Practical Law Consumer Credit Column

15 June

Chambers is pleased to announce that James Ross, Ruth Bala, Thomas Samuels and Lee Finch will now be contributing a monthly column on consumer credit issues to Practical Law. In the first consumer credit column Thomas Samuels considers the potential impact of the ongoing appellate litigation in NRAM plc v McAdam and another. The first […]


Gough Square Chambers to host Consumer Rights Act Conference

09 June

On 16 July 2015, Gough Square Chambers is hosting a conference on the Consumer Rights Act 2015 which is due to come into force on 1 October 2015. The Seminar will take place at the Bridewell Theatre in central London. Places are limited and anyone interested in attending should contact Chambers’ clerking team at


High Court judgment on unfair relationship summary judgment

03 June

Swift J in the High Court has handed down judgment in ‘Axton v GE Money Mortgages Ltd’, a decision on summary judgment under the ‘unfair relationship’ provisions (in the context of PPI). Judgment available here: axton v ge.


BIS publishes Guidance on CRA Enforcement

03 June

The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (“BIS”) has published guidance on enhanced enforcement measures introduced by the Consumer Rights Act 2015. Guidance available here.