Ecclesiastical / Religion

Members of the team advise in all matters concerning the ecclesiastical law of the Church of England with a particular emphasis on advice and representation in faculty proceedings in Consistory Courts and the Court of Arches, and Clergy Discipline Tribunals. The team is also experienced in religious liberty claims under the Human Rights Act.


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Justin Gau

020 7353 0711

Year of call: 1989

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Mark Ruffell

020 7353 0711

Year of call: 1992

Mark is Deputy Chancellor of the Diocese of Winchester. He has dealt with many applications for faculty permission relating to church buildings...

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Tom Wilkins

01962 868161

Year of call: 1993

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Ruth Arlow

020 7353 0711

Year of call: 1997

She specialises in ecclesiastical law and religious liberty  and is regularly retained in Church of England Consistory Courts, the Court of...