11KBW are delighted to welcome Aileen McColgan


Aileen McColgan joins 11KBW,  further strengthening its public, employment and information law practices.

11KBW are delighted to announce that Aileen McColgan, formerly of Matrix Chambers, is joining chambers on Tuesday, the 2nd of January.

James Goudie QC and John Cavanagh QC, joint Heads of Chambers say:

“We are delighted to be joined by Aileen whose practice will add further strength and depth not just to our public law team, but also to our outstanding human rights, information and employment law practices.  In addition, her experience in public inquires enhances our growing inquiries, inquests and investigations practice.  Aileen’s recruitment is in line with our strategy to consolidate and enhance our three core areas of practice, namely Commercial, Employment and Public Law.”

Aileen, who is also Professor of Human Rights Law at King’s College London, specialises mainly in public and human rights law, including education and community care law, and in employment law. She is particularly interested in equality/discrimination in which she is recognised internationally as a leading academic in the field. She is actively involved in privacy, data protection and freedom of information work, and has published  widely on human rights, discrimination and employment law.