Established in London: 1986

Civil Liberties & Human Rights

Masters deals with a wide range of civil liberties and human rights matters, including some of the highest profile claims and substantial Group Litigation. We are regularly instructed by some of the recognised leaders in civil liberties and human rights.

We are renowned for our proactive approach to costs and the results we obtain in what is often a contentious arena of costs.

Our team has in-depth knowledge and extensive experience of working in these areas, including advocacy in high quantum complex cases.

Our team can provide advice at any stage in the case and can work as part of your wider team to assist with funding issues and costs budgeting. We can deliver quickly and efficiently and provide a highly professional and dedicated service.

The Civil Liberties team regularly acts in cases involving lengthy inquest and/or complaint proceedings and has represented the claimants in a number of the most prominent cases, including Roach & Matthews v Home Office, Wilton v The Youth Justice Board & Another, Lynch & Others v Chief Constable of Warwickshire Police & Others and Powell & Others v The Chief Constable of West Midlands Police.