Ameer Ismail

Year of Call: 2021

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PRACTICE AREAS

Clinical Negligence | Discrimination & Equality | Employment | Human Rights | Personal Injury | Professional Discipline | Public & Administrative Law

OVERVIEW

Ameer accepts instructions across all areas of chambers’ work, including employment, discrimination, public law and human rights, commercial law, personal injury and clinical negligence.

Ameer acts for both claimants and respondents in the employment tribunal, including multi-day cases involving complex issues. Ameer has also provided multiple pro bono written pieces of advices on behalf of Advocate. In addition, Ameer has experience reviewing documents to be disclosed following a Data Subject Access Request.

Ameer also acts on behalf of the claimant in personal injury claims. He has so far been instructed to represent in the county court in complex CCMCs, Stage 3 Hearings, applications for relief from sanction and infant approval hearings.

Before undertaking pupillage, Ameer worked as a research assistant to Professor Mindy Chen-Wishart at the University of Oxford, helping her update chapters in the 33rd and 34th editions of Chitty on Contracts. He has also obtained experience in the legal pro-bono sector whilst studying on the Barrister Training Course, volunteering as a Student Adviser at BPP’s Legal Advice Clinic and writing case summaries for the Leasehold Advisory Service (LEASE).

QUALIFICATIONS AND AWARDS

BA Jurisprudence (Merton College, Oxford) (First Class)

BCL (Merton College, Oxford)

BTC, BPP University London

The Headridge BPTC Scholarship (Gray's Inn) (2020)

BPP Scholarships for Advocacy, Excellence and Career Commitment (2020)

The Barton Scholarship for the BCL (2019)

Postmaster's Scholarship for academic achievement (Merton College, Oxford) (2018)

Runners-up Team in the ELSA European Human Rights Moot Court Competition (2020)

Semi-Finalist in the Times 2TG Moot (2019)

Winner of the University of Oxford Maitland Chambers Intercollegiate Mooting Competition (2018)

APPOINTMENTS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Young Legal Aid Lawyers, Member

Gray's Inn, Member