Lily Walker-Parr

Lily Walker-Parr

Lily joined Chambers in 2019 upon successful completion of her pupillage. Her supervisors were Jacob Dean, Christina Michalos QC and Adam Speker QC. Lily advises on all areas of Chambers’ practice, including defamation, malicious falsehood, misuse of private information, data protection, and harassment.

Lily also provides pre-publication advice in relation to both print and broadcast media. She currently advises The Times newspaper and provides Ofcom compliance advice to Channel 5. 

During pupillage, cases with which Lily assisted included:

Lily was called to the Bar in 2018 by Inner Temple. Prior to joining Chambers, Lily interned with the legal teams of the Media Legal Defence Initiative charity and a production company. During pupillage, she spent time at the BBC, The Sun and The Times.

As an undergraduate, Lily was President and Vice President of the University of Bristol Bar Society. She is regularly invited to speak on panels concerning social mobility at the Bar.

Awards and Scholarships

  • Pegasus Trust Scholarship (USA), Inns of Court, 2020
  • Exhibition Award, Inner Temple, 2017
  • Duke of Edinburgh Entrance Award, Inner Temple, 2017
  • Advocacy Scholarship, University of Law, 2017
  • Winner, Herbert Smith Freehills’ Moot, University of Bristol, 2017
  • PASS Scholarship, Inner Temple, 2016
  • Jeremy McMullen Award, Middle Temple, 2016



2018 Called to the bar


Law (LLB), University of Bristol - 2014-2017
Bar Professional Training Course, University of Law (Bloomsbury) - 2017-2018

Areas of work

Defamation and Malicious Falsehood
Privacy and Confidence
Data Protection and Information Law
Injunctive Relief
Pre-publication Advice
Reporting the Courts and Contempt
Intellectual Property


Inner Temple

In 5RB News

18 Sep 2019

Welcome to our newest tenant

Lily Walker-Parr joins 5RB