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Sandy Dawson and Kate Richardson appointed Senior Counsel

Banco chambers warmly congratulates its members, Sandy Dawson and Kate Richardson, on their well-deserved appointments as Senior Counsel today.

Sandy Dawson SC was called to the Bar in 2003, having commenced practice as a solicitor in 1997. He is recognised as a leading barrister in the areas of media and defamation law, and commercial litigation. He regularly appears for individuals with a public profile, and well known media organisations and corporations.

Kate Richardson SC was called to the Bar in 2002 and is extensively experienced in public and private law litigation. She has particular expertise in administrative and constitutional law matters, as well as professional negligence and professional disciplinary matters. She has appeared in numerous inquests and inquiries.

Today’s announcement increases the number of Senior Counsel on Banco Chambers to nine. Banco Chambers' membership includes a further 32 barristers ranging in seniority from readers to senior-juniors, which highlights our Chambers’ capability to meet a range of client and solicitor needs.