Case

Lakanal House Fire Inquest

14.01.13 – 28.03.13

Practice Areas

InquestsHealth & Safety

Fire at high rise block of flats in Camberwell caused the deaths of six people. Building Regulations in relation to fire safety and high rise structures were explored. The Inquest was heard at Inner South London Coroners Court – HHJ Frances Kirkham. Cathryn McGahey represented The Department for Communities and Local Government, and The Chief Fire Officer. Fiona Canby was instructed by SGH Martineau. January – March 2013. The Inquest took place from January to March 2013.


Related Barristers


Cathryn McGahey QC

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

Fiona Canby

Fiona Canby
Year of Call: 2001