Papers of Ben Hooberman

Scope and Content

High Court papers re trade union disputes; typescript notes on industrial relations and the unions.

Administrative / Biographical History

Ben Hooberman was a solicitor who specialised in labour law and industrial relations. He acted on behalf of the Council of Civil Service Unions in the legal case over GCHQ and union membership and was legal advisor in the case of Sir Leslie Cannon v. the Electrical Trade Union.

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This collection is available to researchers by appointment at the Modern Records Centre, University of Warwick. See

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Related Material

Papers of and relating to Sir Leslie Cannon (1920-1970), trade union leader; Records of Electrical Trades Union / EETPU