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Gabriel Adedeji

Year of Call: 2012
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Telephone: 020 7583 8055

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Gabriel enjoys a varied practice, spanning the areas of Personal Injury, Public and Regulatory Law, and Crime. Gabriel also accepts instructions in a wide range of other Civil, Property and Commercial matters. Gabriel has dealt with matters covering mortgage possession, landlord and tenant disputes, charging orders and orders for sale, bankruptcy and more.

Gabriel is more frequently instructed in personal injury and public and regulatory matters including disciplinary  proceedings and police law. His experience has grown substantially and his manner, with clients and lay clients alike, has seen him grow relationships and build on regular, repeat instructions.

In his down time, Gabriel enjoys acting and singing and has appeared on stage and television. He plays the piano and the saxophone and is a member of the Middle Temple Revels, appearing in the annual comedy review in Middle Temple Hall for the past seven years.


  • Personal Injury
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    Gabriel is instructed in a variety of Fast Track and Multi-Track Personal Injury matters, appearing in court regularly on behalf of both Claimants and Defendants. His practice covers areas such as:

    • Road Traffic Accidents
    • Fraudulent PI Claims (including low velocity impact and cases involving fundamental dishonesty)
    • Credit Hire
    • Occupiers’ Liability
    • Employers’ Liability

    Gabriel advises on liability and quantum and is regularly instructed to draft pleadings and statements of case.  His approach to both his advocacy and written work is diligent, passionate and meticulous.

  • Public and Regulatory
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    Gabriel enjoys a varied Public and Regulatory practice.

    Gabriel is currently seconded to Ofsted part-time, instructed as Junior Counsel for Ofsted in the Independent Inquiry into Child Sex Abuse (IICSA). He has been actively involved in the Inquiry’s investigations into The Roman Catholic Church (now concluded) and Special and Residential Schools (ongoing).

    Gabriel also undertakes a variety of Professional Disciplinary work and frequently appears in tribunal and committee hearings, instructed on both sides of the aisle.

    Gabriel is regularly instructed as a Case Presenter for the Nursing and Midwifery Council and frequently appears in proceedings before the Fitness to Practise Committee. Gabriel also has a wealth of experience, appearing in matters before:

    • The Farriers Registration Council
    • The General Dental Council
    • The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
    • The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
    • The United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy.

    He accepts instructions across the board in professional disciplinary and other regulatory matters.

    Gabriel regularly appears in matters relating to Environmental Protection Act Claims, Food Safety and Hygiene Regulations, Trading Standards Prosecutions and Prohibition Orders, as well as a range of other matters brought by or against Local Authorities.

    Additionally, Gabriel is regularly instructed by the Police and numerous Local Authorities on matters including:

    • Domestic Violence Protection Orders
    • Public Law Education and School Attendance Order Breaches
    • Injunction Breaches
    • Applications arising from Anti-Social Behaviour Orders; and
    • Proceeds of Crime

    Gabriel also has experience in Public Law Insolvency matters, having previously worked as in-house counsel at the Insolvency Service and the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. During this time, Gabriel also had extensive experience of Proceeds of Crime and Confiscation proceedings.

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      3PB's specialist public and regulatory law barrister Gabriel Adedeji provides guidance for legal experts on virtual court, committee and Tribunal hearings.

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  • Recommendations

    “I found Counsel incredibly helpful yesterday and already put him notice that I would like to instruct him on future matters of the same nature”.

    “Dear Gabriel, thank you for all your efforts in this case, which undoubtedly contributed to the successful outcome.  I valued your attention to detail, that you identified what was at the heart of the case and the sensitivities so quickly, that you were tenacious enough to ‘have a go’ at the half time submission of no case to answer and your regular communications with me throughout, even when there was not much to report.  I look forward to working with you again soon”.

    “Many thanks for the detailed note, an excellent outcome to the case. I spoke with [the client] who advised that she was very happy with the outcome and made particular mention of how reassuring you were before the hearing. Thank you for all your assistance on this”.

    “Just wanted to let you know that in this case on 10th January, Gabriel got a good result for us and provided a very prompt and helpfully detailed report. Thanks to him and you for your assistance”.

    “Gabriel did an amazing job for us, considering he only had a couple of hours to look at the papers before the hearing. He achieved for our client more than I was expecting. This is the first time I have worked with him and I was very impressed. I expect that he will continue to do some great work for 3PB in the future. I definitely hope we can work together again.”

Academic qualifications

  • LL.M (Queen Mary, University of London) – Merit with thesis Distinction
  • BPTC (College of Law) – Very Competent
  • LL.B (Hons) (College of Law) - 2.1
  • GDL (College of Law) – Commendation
  • BA (Hons) Philosophy & Politics (University of Exeter) - 2.1

Professional bodies

  • Personal Injury Bar Association
  • Criminal Bar Association