Chambers of Sir Edward Garnier QC. | Tel: 020 7353 8845 | Fax: 020 7583 9144 | @OneBrickCourt
News/Articles Search

Advanced search
Cases Search

Advanced search
Manuel Barca QC

Manuel Barca QC
Call: 1986 Silk: 2011

Find out more

Specialists in media and information law

One Brick Court is a leading set of barristers’ chambers practising in all aspects of media and information law, including defamation, privacy, confidence, contempt of court, reporting restrictions, freedom of information and data protection.

Winner of Set of the Year for ‘Defamation and Privacy’ in the Chambers and Partners Bar Awards 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2016.


Latest News & Cases RSSRSS

Brown v Bower & Another

31st October 2017 - Defamation - Andrew Caldecott QC, instructed by Wiggin LLP, appeared for the Defendants.

Manuel Barca QC wins Defamation Silk of the Year 2017 at the Chambers and Partners Bar Awards

26th October 2017 - One Brick Court are delighted to announce that Manuel Barca QC was awarded Defamation Silk of the Year at this evening’s Chambers and Partners Bar Awards, held at The London Hilton, Park Lane.

Protecting the Media Conference - 6th November 2017

26th October 2017 - This event, now in its 23rd year, serves as the ultimate review of key developments in the field of media law over the last 12 months. Speakers this year include Andrew Caldecott QC, Heather Rogers QC, Ian Helme and Jane Phillips from One Brick Court

Butt v Secretary of State for the Home Department [2017] EWHC 2619 (QB)

20th October 2017 - Defamation - Aidan Eardley, instructed by the Government Legal Department, appeared for the Defendant.

Huda v Wells & Ors [2017] EWHC 2553 (QB)

16th October 2017 - Service out of the jurisdiction in Jersey; defamation and malicious falsehood; absolute privilege; indemnity costs. Timothy Atkinson appeared for the Defendants.

Tamiz v UK

12th October 2017 - Article 10 ECHR, Article 8 ECHR, Defamation. David Glen acted on behalf of the United Kingdom Government in the proceedings. Catrin Evans QC acted for Google Inc. who intervened as an interested party (instructed by Pinsent Masons) and also acted for Google Inc. in the domestic proceedings (instructed by RPC LLP).

Bukovsky v Crown Prosecution Service

13th October 2017 - Defamation - CPS upholds libel meaning decision on appeal. Aidan Eardley, instructed by the Government Legal Department, was junior counsel for the Respondent

One Brick Court top ranked in the new Legal 500 2017

13th October - One Brick Court and its members are once again ranked by the Legal 500 across three practice areas. Chambers is highly ranked in Defamation & Privacy, with all 6 silks and 11 juniors recommended, as well as being ranked in Data Protection and Media and Entertainment.