Campaign Legal Team
Solicitor at Hopkin Murray Beskine Solicitors
Rebekah Carrier is a solicitor and director of Hopkin Murray Beskine and a specialist in public and housing law. She acts in complex judicial review proceedings, including public interest cases and discrimination challenges. She frequently has cases in the Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and European Court of Human Rights.
Rebekah has an outstanding reputation in her field and is recommended in the Legal 500 and Chambers UK Guides. She has been described in the Chambers UK guide as “phenomenal” and was praised in the 2019 Chambers UK guide for her “very high-quality work”. She is ranked as a “leading individual” in the current Legal 500 UK guide which refers to her as a “standout individual” and notes the firm’s involvement in an extraordinary proportion of the leading housing and social welfare cases of recent years.
Rebekah’s public law work includes successful challenges to local housing policies as well as to decision making and central and local government policy. Her recent work includes cases concerning welfare benefits reform, entitlement to continuing healthcare and childcare funding. She also has a particular interest in the allocation of social housing and has acted in cases involving the allocation schemes of a number of local authorities.