Back by popular demand after our Manchester Conference our talk “Sexual abuse claims: a practical guide to assessing prospects of success” will provide practical guidance on how to assess prospects of success in the difficult area of sexual abuse claims. 

After the seminar there will be a networking opportunity with drinks and nibbles.

This is a free event and booking is required – places will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis.

This event will be held at 58VE:

58VE, 58 Victoria Embankment, London, EC4Y 0DS.

Please note the numbers along Victoria Embankment do not run sequentially. 58VE is located in between number 50, Carmelite House and 40 Victoria Embankment.


We are pleased to announce that Dr Susannah Fairweather, MA (Cantab), MBBS, MRCPsych, DHMSA, DPMSA Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist will be joining Nina and Kate as a guest speaker.

Nina Ross

Nina acts for claimants and defendants across all Chambers’ practice areas. She specialises in sexual / physical abuse claims; international and group litigation; and human rights aspects of personal injury law.

Nina has appeared in nearly two hundred contested hearings in the last year. She often undertakes work on a CFA basis. Read more…

Kate Boakes

Kate acts for claimants and defendants in all of 12KBW’s core areas. She specialises in international personal injury, industrial disease, and sexual abuse.

In addition to her paper-based practice, she regularly appears in trials, interim applications, case management hearings and appeals. She has particular experience of cross-border group actions and enjoys working on large-scale litigation as part of a team. Read more…