Viewing: Public Law for Timothy Jones

Timothy’s experience covers: Caravan sites, disabled persons, discrimination (non-employment), Gypsies, Travellers and Travelling Showpeople, housing, human rights, local taxation.
Also seminars on the European Convention on Human Rights, the EU Race Directive and UK Human Rights Law for the Council of Europe, US State Department, Slovak Justice Ministry, Association of Judges of the Republic of Macedonia, Bar of Ireland, Istanbul Bar Association. Queen’s University Belfast, European Roma Rights Centre. Legal Action Group, Shelter, National Federation of Gypsy Liaison Groups, and Irish, Slovak and Serb human rights NGOs.
Other publications:
Timothy is a co-author of “Gypsy and Traveller Law”, Legal Action Group and is currently taking part in the writing of its third edition. He has been published in both Turkish and Slovak: “The Impact of the European Convention on Human Rights (including the Human Rights Act 1998) and European Union Law upon the United Kingdom” Istanbul Bar Association, and “The Legal Consequences of Not Transposing EU Directives” (Justice Review, Slovakia).
Notable Cases
R v. Bexley London Borough Council ex p. B [1995] C.L.Y. 3225.
R. v. Bristol City Council ex parte McDonough [1993] C.L.Y 3891; L.A. Law 8/93 2.
R (Moore) v Secretary of State [2015] EWHC 44 (Admin) PTSR D14.
R. v. Hereford and Worcester County Council ex p Smith [1988] C.O.D. 3;
R. v. Hereford and Worcester County Council ex p Smith (Tommy) [1994]
C.O.D. 129;
R. v. Housing Benefit Review Board ex parte Smith (L) 19 H.L.R. 217;
R. v. Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council ex parte Wilkinson 31 H.L.R. 22,;
R. v. South Herefordshire D.C. ex parte Miles 17 H.L.R. 82;
South Northamptonshire D.C. v. Power 20 H.L.R. 133, C.A.
Beard v. United Kingdom (Application No. 24882/94) 33 E.H.R.R. 442,;
Buckley v. United Kingdom (Application No. 20348/92) 23 E.H.R.R. 101;
Burton v. United Kingdom (App. No. 31600/96) 22 E.H.R.R. CD134;
Chapman v United Kingdom (Application No. 27238/95) 33 E.H.R.R. 399;
Smith (Andrew) v. United Kingdom Application No. 26666/95;
Smith (Ruby, John and Tommy) v. United Kingdom Application No. 14455/88;
Smith (Ruby) v. United Kingdom Application No. 18401/91;
Smith (Jane) v. United Kingdom Application No. 25154/94 33 E.H.R.R. 712;
Turner v. United Kingdom (App. no. 30294/96) 23 E.H.R.R. CD 181;
Webb v. United Kingdom [1997] E.H.R.L.R. 680.
R. v. Oldbury Justices ex p Smith 159 JP 316; 35 R.V.R. 7;
R. v. Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council ex parte Lyn 34 R.V.R. 126;
R. v. Warley Justices ex p. Callis [1994] C.O.D. 240.
Appointments
On the Official Panel for Neighbourhood Plan Inspectors
Memberships
Planning and Environment Bar Association
Administrative Law Bar Association
Compulsory Purchase Association
Member of the Bars of England and Wales, Ireland and Northern Ireland
Qualifications
LLB (LSE)
FCIArb
Publications
“The Race Directive: Redefining Protection from Discrimination in EU Law” European Human Rights Law Review, 2003, issue 5.
Article on the Race Equality Directive (Bar European Group newsletter, winter 2003-4).
“Travellers’ Tales” (the impact of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 on Romanies), Gazette, September 7th 1994.
“The Impact of the European Convention on Human Rights (including the Human Rights Act 1998) and European Union Law upon the United Kingdom”, Istanbul Bar Association.

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