Representative Profile

Emma Hynes


Gatehouse Chambers

Emma Hynes

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About Emma

Emma specialises in construction and commercial matters including professional negligence claims. Within those areas, she acts in complex dispute resolution, both as a junior and in her own right. She is known for her meticulous preparation and tenacity.

Emma is appointed to the Attorney-General’s C Panel. She is instructed as junior counsel to the Grenfell Tower Inquiry and for the Cabinet Office on the Covid Inquiry.

Before coming to the Bar, Emma had a successful career in business communications, working for organisations as diverse as Serco, the Carbon Trust and Microsoft. This experience has given her a particular understanding of multinational commercial clients as well as a practical and business-minded approach.

She currently sits on the board of AIM-listed fire safety products company, Lifesafe Holdings plc, as a non-executive director.

Before changing her career, Emma combined her work with fencing sabre at an international level. She represented Australia in five world championships and won two Commonwealth medals.

Emma is a representative of Gatehouse Chambers:

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