Edward Kemp

Profession

Barrister

Biography

Ed has a broad employment and equality law practice. Ed has a strong practice as both a trial and appellate lawyer. He has been involved in many ground-breaking cases at every level of tribunal and court including the Supreme Court and the European Court of Human Rights.
Ed is an expert in international employment cases. He is one of very few employment barristers with a practice that is international. Ed's experience encompasses both jurisdiction and territoriality disputes in the domestic courts in addition to advisory and advocacy work on cases in forums overseas. Ed is also an expert in human rights challenges to sovereign, diplomatic, judicial and intergovernmental immunities. Ed is ranked in tier 1 of the Legal 500 2020 UK and is listed as one of the top ten leading employment juniors at the London Bar. He is also ranked as a leader in his field in Chambers & Partners and has been recognised in both directories for many years. He was nominated for Employment Junior of the Year in the Legal 500 Awards 2020.

Contact details

ekemp@littletonchambers.co.uk

Areas of Practice

Employment

Year Qualified

2005

Education

LLB in English and French Law, Kingâ??s College London
Maîtrise en Droit from Université de Paris I (La Sorbonne)
LLM, University College London

Memberships

ELA
ELBA
ILS