Publisher:Legal Action Group
Series:public law
Page count:976pp
Judicial review proceedings: a practitioner's guide
Edition3rd edition
Description: Judicial review proceedings: a practitioner's guide
'This is, without any reservation, an excellent book, a remarkably lucid guide to the dynamics of judicial review.' New Law Journal

'Those seeking an accessible introduction to the practice and principles of judicial review can do no better than to use this book as their first guide.' Civil Justice Quarterly

Judicial review proceedings: a practitioner's guide is a comprehensive yet accessible and practical introduction to the law, practice and procedure of judicial review.

It covers the substantive grounds on which a claim can be brought, deals with specific areas of law where the decisions of public authorities are commonly challenged and provides a practical step by step guide to running a claim including guidance on funding, pre-application procedure, the hearing and a new chapter on the jurisdiction of the Upper Tribunal.

Contents include:
Introduction to judicial review
Sources of law
Bodies amenable to judicial review
Reviewable decisions
Remedies available in judicial review
Grounds on which review may be sought
Refusal of relief, invalidity and finality
Areas of law: housing, education, social security, immigration and asylum, children, information, police powers and planning law
Public funding
Pre-application procedure
Permission application
Post-permission procedure
The hearing

The main chapters are supplemented with extensive appendices including precedents, essential extracts from legislation and Civil Procedure Rules, practice directions, forms and guidance.

Judicial Review Proceedings: a practitioner's guide is both comprehensive and user friendly making it suitable as an introductory guide for non-specialist lawyers, advisers, public authorities, law students and claimants as well as a useful handbook for the experienced practitioner.

About the author

Jonathan Manning was called to the Bar in 1989 and joined Arden Chambers as a founder member in 1993.
Sarah Salmon is a barrister at Field Court Chambers.
Description: Robert Brown
Robert Brown was called to the Bar in 2008 after working in the civil service, local government and the charity sector. He joined Arden Chambers in...