Case

Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse: Rochdale and Cyril Smith

October 2017

Practice Areas

Public Law

Cathryn McGahey QC and Emily Wilsdon are representing the Department for Education in this public inquiry. In the Rochdale investigation, the Inquiry is analysing the response of those in authority to allegations of sexual abuse of children by Cyril Smith MP and others, and is investigating in particular allegations of abuse at Cambridge House Boys’ Hostel and Knowl View School.


Related Barristers


Cathryn McGahey QC

Cathryn McGahey QC
Year of Call: 1990
Year of Silk: 2016

Emily Wilsdon

Emily Wilsdon
Year of Call: 2011