Cloisters’ Robin Allen QC heads IRLR’s all-time top advocates list


Cloisters’ Head of Chambers, Robin Allen QC, is listed as the clear leader in argued cases reported in the Industrial Relations Law Reports’ with 145 appearances reported in IRLR from its inception in 1972 to 2014 as recorded in Equal Opportunities review January 2015.

Cloisters members who are also listed for appearing over 10 times as advocates in IRLR since 1972 include: Sir Stephen Sedley, Jason Galbraith-Marten QC,  Andrew Buchan , Rachel Crasnow, Philip Engelman, Paul Epstein QC, Declan O’Dempsey and Adam Ohringer.

Out of the 186 barristers listed, Rachel Crasnow is one of only 33 women entered.

Adam Ohringer is one of the seven new entrants listed this year.

Jason Galbraith-Marten QC and Declan O’Dempsey both have had over 20 appearances.