House of Commons

The Register of Members' Financial Interests
As at 29 August 2017

Starmer, Keir (Holborn and St Pancras)

Starmer, Keir (Holborn and St Pancras)

1. Employment and earnings

From 1 June 2016 until 30 September 2016, I received £4,500 (excluding VAT) a month for legal advice provided to the Mishcon de Reya Academy, Africa House, 70 Kingsway, London WC2B 6AH. Hours: approx. 6 hrs per month. (Registered 22 June 2016; updated 10 October 2016)

14 November 2016, received £3,200 for legal advice from Simons Muirhead & Burton, Solicitors, 8/9 Frith Street, London W1D 3JB. Hours: approx.10 hrs. (Registered 14 December 2016)

31 March 2017, received £501.36, for secondary royalties from ALCS (The Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society), 1st Floor, Barnard’s Inn, 86 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN, for the financial year 2015/16. Hours: no additional hours. (Registered 09 June 2017)

6 July 2017, received £120 from Guardian News and Media, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU, for an article. Hours: 2 hrs. (Registered 18 July 2017)

2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation

Name of donor: Unite the Union
Address of donor: 128 Theobald's Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: trade union
(Registered 07 July 2017)

Name of donor: Robert Wilson
Address of donor: private
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £2,000
Donor status: individual
(Registered 07 July 2017)

2. (b) Any other support not included in Category 2(a)

Name of donor: Simons Muirhead & Burton Solicitors
Address of donor: 8-9 Frith Street, Soho, London W1D 3JB
Amount of donation or nature and value if donation in kind: £5,000
Date received: 22 June 2017
Date accepted: 18 July 2017
Donor status: company, registration OC404188
(Registered 28 July 2017; updated 02 August 2017)

4. Visits outside the UK

Name of donor: British Office Taipei
Address of donor: 26/F, President International Tower, No.9-11 Songgao Road, Taipei 10073, Taiwan
Estimate of the probable value (or amount of any donation): flights £4,932.32; accommodation £465.13; meals £150; total value £5,547.45
Destination of visit: Taipei, Taiwan
Dates of visit: 4-7 October 2016
Purpose of visit: to meet political leaders, Ministry of Justice, judges and prosecutors, and civil society in Taiwan, specifically on the issue of the death penalty, human rights and criminal justice reform.
(Registered 14 December 2016)

6. Land and property portfolio: (i) value over £100,000 and/or (ii) giving rental income of over £10,000 a year

Co-owner of house in Surrey, inhabited by family members: (i). (Registered 09 June 2015)

8. Miscellaneous

Member of the Youth Justice Legal Centre’s advisory board. The centre was set up by Just for Kids Law. (Registered 05 June 2015)

Leeds University Law Faculty Advisory Board. (Registered 05 June 2015)

Director of The Death Penalty Project. (Registered 05 June 2015)

From 1 October 2015, Member of Advisory Board, European Institute, University College, London. (Registered 06 January 2016)

From 1 December 2015, Patron, Sante Refugee Mental Health Project, 12 Salcombe Lodge, Lissenden Gardens, London NW5 1LZ. (Registered 06 January 2016)

From 1 May 2015, Associate Tenant, Doughty Street Chambers. (Registered 06 January 2016)


Prepared 30th August 2017