Tom Kark QC

Tom Kark QC

Tom, of QEB Hollis Whiteman Chambers, was Counsel to the Inquiry into the Mid Staffordshire Health Trust, a seminal point in the NHS. He is currently acting on behalf of a core participant in the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse as well as undertaking significant regulatory and criminal cases.

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Finding truth but learning lessons?

Quick to establish inquiries, are we getting any better at acting on their recommendations? Tom Kark QC and Polly Dyer consider the efficacy of the modern public inquiry system

With the Grenfell Inquiry now set up, the blood contamination inquiry announced, the lessons learned from Hillsborough to be assimilated and the ongoing lessons being acquired in the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, it would seem timely to revisit this area to look at the public/legal value of public inquiries, their scope, usefulness or otherwise. 

29 August 2017
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