Michael Spencer accepts instructions in all areas of Chambers’ work and is developing a broad practice, particularly in Clinical Negligence, Personal Injury, Tax, Environmental law, Immigration, Discrimination, Public Law and Human Rights. He has appeared in courts and tribunals in a variety of civil hearings on behalf of both claimants and defendants.
Prior to coming to the bar, Michael had a successful career as a solicitor-advocate specialising in public law and human rights. He has worked at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP, the Asylum Support Appeals Project, the Child Poverty Action Group, and as a Judicial Assistant to Lord Kerr at the UK Supreme Court.View full profile »
Michael Spencer secures Sure Start Maternity Grant for refugees and kinship carers - Jun 2020
Michael Spencer contributes to 3rd edition of the legal handbook for disabled children - Mar 2020
‘Judicial review trends and forecasts 2019: Public law and technology’ with the Public Law Project - Oct 2019
Jo Moore, Michael Spencer and Thomas Beamont volunteer at Roehampton University Mock Trial - May 2019
1COR welcome Michael Spencer as a tenant - May 2019
1COR welcomes new pupils Darragh Coffey, Thomas Beamont and Michael Spencer - Oct 2018