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Saoirse Townshend joins the legal team acting in The Infected Blood Inquiry

18th July 2022

Saoirse Townshend has joined the legal team acting for the Department of Health and Social Care in The Infected Blood Inquiry. The Infected Blood Inquiry is currently hearing evidence from former Health ministers. The final phase of hearings will start in September and will hear evidence relating to candour, openness, cover-up and record-keeping. The Inquiry is due to conclude by the end of 2022.

Saoirse joins other members of TGC, including Nicholas Moss QC, Kathryn Howarth, Anthony Lenanton, who are also instructed by the Department of Health and Social Care. She is led by Eleanor Grey QC.

Further information about the Inquiry’s work can be found on the Inquiry’s website at the link below.

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Saoirse Townshend

Saoirse Townshend
Year of Call: 2010