Simon O'Toole

Called in 1984

Areas of Practice
Business & Commercial, Construction, Professional Negligence & Liability, Local Authorities & Public Law, Property, Landlord & Tenant, Direct Public Access Barristers


Practice Profile

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BA (Hons) Birmingham University
Dip Law (City)

Practice Profile

Simon O’Toole’s practice includes all aspects of contentious and non-contentious property and trusts law. He is also regularly instructed in claims including but not limited to professional negligence. Since 2013, when Simon was elected to the Consultative Board of the HELP Programme in Strasbourg, he has increasingly provided advice on human rights issues. 

Simon is a Master of the Bench of Inner Temple and currently Chair of the Inner Temple Outreach Subcommittee.

Simon also Chairs Wootton Academy Trust, and Charifaith Advisory Body (a CIF managed by BlackRock). His hobbies include sailing, skiing  and opera.

Simon is qualified under the Direct Public Access to Barristers scheme.

Memberships and Affiliations

Professional Negligence Bar Association


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Simon is qualified to accept instructions under the Direct Public Access to Barristers Scheme.

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