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Sophie Kemp quoted in various publications regarding the potential COVID-19 public inquiry

26 May 2020

Sophie Kemp, Partner in our Public Law Team, was quoted in the Independant and International  Business Times on Tuesday 26 May.  Sophie highlighted decisions by the government that could come under scrutiny from a public inquiry.

Sophie said:

“The decision to order a Covid-19 inquiry will require significant political bravery. Some of the most difficult decisions a government has ever had to make will fall under the spotlight, and, as the crisis continues to unfold, yet more decisions will come into focus."

The original articles can be viewed online on the Independant and International Business Times' websites.

Further information

Sophie recently wrote a more in depth article on this subject which can be found on our website 'The future public inquiry into COVID-19'. A shortened version of her article appeared in the New Law Journal.

Sophie also appeared on LBC about this subject.

About Sophie Kemp

Sophie Kemp is an experienced public lawyer, advising on major public inquiriesjudicial review, and modern slavery and human rights.  Sophie acts for individuals, charities, companies and regulatory bodies in judicial review litigation. 

She has considerable investigative and public inquiry experience representing individuals, institutions, charities, public figures and senior professionals in major public inquiries, inquests, IOPC investigations, and before Select Committees. 

 

 

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