Masters of the Bench
His Honour Judge Monty QC
Full Title: His Honour Judge Monty QCCategory: Ordinary Bencher
Bench Call Date: 30.3.2004
Call Date: 29.7.1982
Simon’s main area of practice is professional indemnity litigation, with a particular emphasis on fraud and property-related claims. He also advises in a wide range of commercial litigation and professional indemnity issues. He regularly appears in arbitrations and mediations, and represents many professions at disciplinary tribunals. Simon is an accredited mediator for professional indemnity and commercial disputes. He also accepts appointments as an arbitrator in commercial and professional liability and insurance cases. Simon took Silk in 2003 and was appointed as a Recorder in 2010, then a Circuit Judge in 2018. Simon was a member of the Bar Standards Board and Chair of the BSB’s Qualifications Committee from 2006 until 2011. He sits on the Inn’s Scholarships & Prizes and Education Committees and is an Advocacy and Ethics trainer. He is a member of the PNBA, the Chancery Bar Association, and COMBAR.