Themis Advocates

Mungo Bovey QC

Senior Counsel

Year of call: 1984 | Year of silk: 1998

General information

Mungo has litigated human rights cases at the highest level over a number of years, often in the House of Lords, Privy Council and the UK Supreme Court. In 2014 he successfully defended in the Supreme Court two decisions of the Inner House of the Court of Session: In A v SSHD1 the BBC sought unsuccessfully to challenge anonymity ordered for his client in an asylum case while in Secretary of State for Home Department v MN and KY [2014] UKSC 302 his challenge to the use of linguistic analysis reports in asylum cases was upheld with substantial consequences in this field.

  • Devil Masters: Lord Jones, The Right Hon. The Lord Rodger of Earlsferry
  • Qualifications: LL.B University of Glasgow
  • BA University of Edinburgh
  • LL.B University of Edinburgh
  • Diploma in Legal Practice University of Edinburgh
  • Fellow of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
  • Member of Faculty Dispute Resolution Service

 

Areas of expertise

Contact

T: 0131 260 5654

Clerks and contact

Elizabeth Archibald

John-Ross Morland

Themis Advocates Inaugural Conference

Thurs 8th Sep 2022

We are delighted to invite you to attend our Inaugural Personal Injury Conference which will take place on Thursday 8th September at the Sheraton Grand Hotel, 1 Festival Square, Edinburgh, EH3 9SR. The event is free to attend,  accredited for 3 hours CPD and open to all solicitors, trainees and paralegals.

1:00pm –  Registration & Refreshments

1:30pm – Introduction

1:45pm  – Alan McLean QC – Recent developments in limitation

2:30pm  – Michael Dempsey – QOCS: One Year On

3:15pm –  Refreshment Break

3:30pm – David James – Evidence, experts and issues at proof

4:15pm – Chris Miller – Quantum Update: Judicial Awards in Personal Injury and Fatal Accident Cases in Scotland

5:00pm – Conclusion

5:15pm – Drinks & Canapés for which all attendees are invited

Steven Walker QC to speak at the flagship event of Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC)

We are delighted to invite you to attend the flagship event of Thailand Arbitration Center (THAC) “International ADR Week 2022” with the most excited topic that you are looking for “Arbitration and ADR Beyond the Pandemic”. 

The webinar is entitled “Arbitration and ADR Beyond the Pandemic” and will feature Steven Walker QC of Themis Advocates.

14th July 2022 at 10:00 – 18:00 (GMT+7 Thailand time)

Please register from this link here

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