Sylvester Carrott

Call: 1980sc@onepumpcourt.co.uk

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Experience

Sylvester practices in housing, property and administrative law. Between 1987 and 1990, he was a part-time teaching fellow in housing law at Southbank University.

What the directories say

Chambers and Partners
“Sylvester Carrott… receives excellent feedback from all corners of the market. He is particularly applauded for his cross-examination skills, with one source commenting that he is ‘able to completely destroy a witness'”.

Lewisham London Borough Council v Malcolm (2008) 102 BMLR 170, (2008) 11 CCL Rep 573, [2008] 2 P & CR 18, [2008] UKHL 43, [2008] 3 WLR 194, [2008] HLR 41, [2008] AC 1399, [2008] NPC 76, [2008] BLGR 549, [2008] IRLR 700, [2008] 4 All ER 525, [2008] 1 AC 1399, [2008] 26 EG 117, [2008] L & TR 29

UKHL 43 Parliament must have intended the comparison directed by the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 s.24(1)(a) to be a meaningful one in order to distinguish between treatment that was discriminat

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Courtney Malcolm (appellant) v Lewisham London Borough Council (respondent) & Disability Rights Commission (intervener) [2007] 32 EG 88, [2008] L & TR 4, [2008] HLR 14, [2007] NPC 94, [2008] BLGR 189, [2008] 2 WLR 369, [2008] Ch 129, [2007] EWCA Civ 763

EWCA Civ 763 If the obtaining of a possession order would discriminate against a disabled person it would not be lawful to make the order because the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 s.22(3) provide

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