Your Representatives



Gregory Jones QC is a leading barrister specialising in planing, environmental, and local government law at Francis Taylor Building. He was elected as a City Councillor in 2013, and as Alderman in February 2017.



Following the City elections on Thursday 23 March 2017, the Ward of Farringdon Without is represented by ten Temple and Farringdon Together councillors (click on their names for more information):

George Abrahams CC – Managing Director of George Abrahams Limited, Councillor since 2000

John Absalom CC – retired Chairman of Absalom & Tribe Limited, Councillor since 1994

Caroline Addy CC – Barrister specialising in media, defamation, privacy, and harrassment at One Brick Court

Greg Lawrence CC – Managing Director of G Lawrence Wholesale Meat Co Ltd, Chairman of the Smithfield Market Tenants Association, Councillor since 1994

Deputy Edward Lord OBE – Non-Executive Director and Consultant, Councillor since 2001, Deputy Chairman of the Establishment Committee, Magistrate, City Resident

Paul Martinelli CC – Managing Director of P J Martinelli Limited, Councillor since 2013

Wendy Mead OBE CC – Chairman of the Save Bart’s Campaign, Councillor since 1997, Chairman of the Port Health and Environmental Services Committee, Chief Commoner Elect 2017-2018

Ruby Sayed CC – Barrister specialising in child and family law at One Pump Court, Entrepreneurial Investor, Chairperson of the Asian Women’s Resource Centre

Oliver Sells QC CC – Barrister specialising in complex crime at 5 Paper Buildings; Bencher of Inner Temple, Temple Resident, Crown Court Recorder

William Upton CC – Barrister specialising in planing, environmental, and local government law at 6 Pump Court, former chair of Planning Aid