"A highly intelligent and practical barrister."
Chambers & Partners 2015
Isabel specialises in the commercial, construction and engineering, insurance, professional negligence and property damage fields.
She undertakes frequent trial work in the High Court, and regularly appears in the Court of Appeal. She is also instructed in adjudications and arbitrations.
With her academic background as a lecturer at Christ Church, Oxford, Isabel is frequently instructed in cases raising novel or complex points of law. She has been involved in a number of test cases at first instance as well as hearings in the House of Lords, Supreme Court and European Court of Justice.
She is also a member of the Attorney General's Treasury Panel advising and acting for the government.
Isabel is known for her commercial and practical approach, assisting clients in mediations and negotiations. She also undertakes non-contentious work, advising on and drafting agreements.