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Deshpal Panesar QC

Silk: 2020 | Call: 1993

“A first-rate advocate who is fantastically committed and really willing to work as part of the team.” “Absolutely on top of the detail; a fantastic advocate and a brilliant cross-examiner.”

Chambers & Partners 2020

"A ferocious cross-examiner with a sharp mind that’s across all the detail. We particularly value his commitment to securing favourable outcomes for our clients and his eagerness to contribute to overall case strategy."

The Legal 500 2021

Overview

Deshpal Panesar QC is a leading employment junior.

He is instructed by a large range of solicitors from city firms to regional firms and his clients range from the largest companies to trade unions and local authorities to the entire breadth of claimants, from multi-claimant representative actions to individual claimants.

He writes and previously edited Westlaw Insight pages on age discrimination.

Deshpal is Chair of the Employment Law Bar Association, and a member of both the Industrial Law Society and the ELA.

Professional Recommendations

 

“A ferocious cross-examiner with a sharp mind that’s across all the detail. We particularly value his commitment to securing favourable outcomes for our clients and his eagerness to contribute to overall case strategy.”

The Legal 500 2021

“A first-rate advocate who is fantastically committed and really willing to work as part of the team.” “Absolutely on top of the detail; a fantastic advocate and a brilliant cross-examiner.”

Chambers & Partners 2020

“Very clear thinking and able to get right to the heart of the matter very speedily.”

The Legal 500 2020

“A cracking cross examiner” with “admirable client care skills”

Chambers & Partners

“Exceptionally well prepared”

The Legal 500

“He knows his stuff and can handle difficult judges with ease”

Chambers & Partners

Expertise

Employment & Discrimination

Professional Regulatory & Discipline

HR Support


Recent and current work

Relevant Work

Notable cases

Key contacts

Graham Smith

Deputy Senior Clerk
Graham Smith 020 7269 0357 gsmith@oldsquare.co.uk

Lee Jennings

Junior Team Leader
Lee Jennings 0207 269 0303 jennings@oldsquare.co.uk
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William Meade (Senior Clerk)

07970 649 755

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Graham Smith (Deputy Senior Clerk)

07795 023 532