Paul Diamond combines his considerable strength in the field of religious liberty with his knowledge of public and European law. Paul is a specialist in European Human Rights law, EU law and certain aspects of International Law.
Paul’s analytical expertise of socio legal developments in the United Kingdom and internationally, combined with his sense of humour and blunt eloquence make him an exceptionally dynamic speaker. His counsel and strategic insight is sought out by policy makers and religious leaders.
Paul Diamond is an independent practising barrister and is currently Standing Counsel to the Christian Legal Centre, a sister organisation of Christian Concern. As such, he does not presently receive any direct financial support from any other group or organisation based in Europe, the United States or elsewhere.”
“I would like to express my gratitude to Paul Diamond.”
“For his legal work in securing my right to conduct a mission in London… The situation in the United Kingdom is disturbing and we must support the work of Paul Diamond to secure the religious liberty of that great land”.
– Nicky Cruz
This case represents an important victory for the rights of free speech during employment. The case focused on the use of speech codes in the workplace, which is interesting from a First Amendment perspective, and the increasing use of the power by the employer to impose restrictions on free speech and of dissenting views by…
Paul Diamond represented Stewart Jackson MP in the first important case brought by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority. The Peterborough MP won his dispute with the Parliamentary body which had claimed monies related to the increase in value of the MP’s home. I wish to thank Paul Diamond for his professional services in this important…
Paul Diamond was instructed to represent Celestina Mba who wished to observe Sunday as a Sabbath day. The case involved issues on the meaning of ‘Group disparity‘, or whether the case of Eweida & Others v United Kingdom granted individuals’ protection. The Employment Tribunal had held that Sunday Sabbath rest was not a core component of the…
In September 2012, Paul Diamond was successful is securing an acquittal in a case involving anti abortion protesters advocating outside an abortion clinic. Related Links Click here to see newspaper article Click here to go to Abort 67 website (Warning, this is an external website that contains some graphic images)