S Chelvan

S Chelvan

Chelvan practises from No5 Chambers, in London. He is the 2014 Legal Aid Barrister of the Year. His award is in recognition of his ground-breaking work in gay asylum claims and his national and international reputation in asylum law.

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The last Legal Aid Barrister of the Year?

S Chelvan, LALY Barrister 2014, recalls the dark days of sexual identity asylum law and explains why he chose to practise in one of the most politically charged areas of the law GUIDE.

“With all the legal aid cuts, you will most probably be the last Legal Aid Barrister of the Year.”

10 February 2015
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