A leading set specialising in commercial, construction, insurance and property law
Hardwicke is delighted to welcome Lauren Godfrey as a new member.
Lauren was called in 2007 and focuses on commercial dispute resolution and insolvency as well as employment disputes, engaging issues of professional negligence, restraint of trade, breach of fiduciary duties, confidential information, intellectual property rights and data protection. He is also an accredited mediator.
Lauren is recommended in the Legal 500 and Chambers UK for employment and commercial dispute resolution.
Prior to coming to the Bar, Lauren had a successful career as a senior trade union advocate representing executive and senior staff in the telecoms sector, the civil service and the NHS. He also has twelve years’ experience as a sessional law lecturer.
Joint Head of Chambers PJ Kirby QC comments: “Attracting such an excellent and established practitioner operating in several of Hardwicke’s key practice areas is a significant boost to Hardwicke. We very much look forward to welcoming Lauren.”
Chief Executive Amanda Illing agrees: “Lauren joining us is great news and confirms that the market views Hardwicke as a leading commercial set. Hardwicke’s strength in our key practice areas profile continues to grow and we look to carry on developing this both organically and by way of lateral recruitment.”
“I see this move as a significant boost to my practice,” says Lauren. “Hardwicke’s strength in my main practice areas will be to our clients’ mutual benefit and I have been impressed with Hardwicke’s modern and business-like approach to its practice, barrister development and client care. Hardwicke is a chambers looking to the future.”
If you would like more information, please contact Amanda Illing.