Welcome to Ivory Chambers
We are a progressive set, with a key focus on ensuring that each client receives a professionally tailored service to meet their every requirement. At Ivory Chambers we have a team that enables us to cover across a range of practice areas.
We provide legal expertise at the very highest standard and have barristers that are able to undertake work under the Direct Public Access Scheme to members of the public. In addition, some of our barristers have obtained the right to litigate and therefore we are able to offer a service from the outset through to completion.
BREACH OF CONTRACT AND NEGLIGENCE
Mr Raja successfully represented his client in a claim bought for damages against a hair salon.
It was alleged that the hairdresser’s salon failed in exercising reasonable care, in breach of their duty, when carrying the recolouring of the clients’ hair. The breach had left the Claimant with 100% damaged hair, to her scalp and psychiatric injury. Thankfully none of these injuries were opined to be permanent.
Damages were assessed by the honourable judge to be in excess of £12,500.
Mr Ahtiq Raja represented his client before the High Court in Judicial Review proceedings. His client commented that Mr Raja was extremely articulate and that he was glad that he had the services of such a skilled barrister.
After robust and articulate submissions by Mr A Raja, the District Judge was convinced that the Claimant had failed to prove period so awarded Nil for the claim. In addition, Mr Raja was successful in claiming unreasonable costs for the Defendant.
Mr Ahtiq Raja had been selected to be part of a defence legal team that were engaged in defending allegations of Murder. This matter was heard before the Old Bailey. The Defendant was found not guilty of murder and manslaughter.
Ahtiq Raja as appointed counsel successfully brings a claim against London Borough of Islington for breach of their duties.
Mr Ahtiq Raja successfully concludes a fast track where the pleadings included fundamental dishonesty.