Leading Barristers Chambers

Advocacy & Advisory Specialists in Criminal, Civil and Family Law

We are a long established Leading Barristers' Chambers, founded in 1966. We have a wealth of expertise in all areas of criminal law, appearing and advising in cases involving Commercial Crime, Serious & Organised Crime, Terrorism and Regulatory offences.

Chambers also provide expert legal assistance in Children Law matters and related Family Proceedings, Licensing, Prison Law, matters of Professional Discipline and Judicial Review. Individual members have expertise in Personal Injury, Civil Actions Against the Police and Employment disputes.

Members of Chambers appear in all levels of Court throughout the UK and other Jurisdictions. With approaching 50 Barristers, including Queen's Counsel, we are able to provide high quality advocacy and advisory services to our clients in our specialist areas.


Mark Heywood QC Appointed First Senior Treasury Counsel

Chambers are delighted to announce that with immediate effect our Joint Head of Chambers, Mark Heywood QC, has been appointed as First Senior Treasury Counsel at the Central Criminal Court.

Chambers are delighted to welcome Lizzie Wilson & Pippa Woodrow

Lizzie Wilson and Pippa Woodrow have both accepted invitations to join chambers following successfully completing pupillage.

Christopher Sutton-Mattocks appointed Assistant Coroner for Surrey

Chambers are delighted to congratulate Chris Sutton-Mattocks on his recent appointment as Assistant Coroner for Surrey.


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