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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.  


“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

Featured Cases

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…

Victoria Wasteney, a senior NHS occupational therapist was suspended for nine months after giving a Christian book to a Muslim colleague. Victoria then received a written warning following allegations of ‘harassment and bullying’ by a Muslim staff-member. An Employment Tribunal ruled that Victoria’s employer was justified in disciplining her for giving a Christian book to a…

Disability rights campaigners have launched legal action against the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Alison Saunders, and the Attorney General over recent liberalisation of the prosecution policy in relation to the law on assisted suicide.   An application for Judicial Review was granted on Tuesday 28th April in the High Court.   The Suicide Act…

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…

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