1 Chancery Lane

Consistently recommended in the legal directories

1 Chancery Lane

Acted in some of the leading civil law cases over the last 50 years

1 Chancery Lane

A leading civil common law set of barristers chambers

The Chambers of John Ross QC


1 Chancery Lane is a leading civil common law set of barristers chambers. From our modern, state of the art premises comes a wealth and breadth of experience gained in some of the leading cases of the last 50 years.  Our expertise and high quality service is reflected in the comments clients have made about us in recent editions of the leading legal directories:-

"The Chambers of choice for complex liability cases.  It has expertise at all levels of experience and an effective clerking system, which means an excellent service is delivered time and time again.  It is a set that never lets you down.  The clerks themselves are among the best."  Legal 500 2015 

"A very strong set of advocates."   "1 Chancery Lane is a very professional chambers and I receive an excellent service from all of the clerks."    Chambers and Partners UK Bar Guide 2016

We put our clients' needs first and pride ourselves on providing a consistently high quality service both from our barristers and our clerks.  We offer our clients training and regular service reviews, and we actively seek to offer commercial and flexible working solutions.

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London Legal Walk 2016

24th May 2016

On Monday 16th May 2016 Team 1 Chancery Lane successfully completed the 12th London Legal Walk. Thank you to all those who generously donated, Chambers raised a total of £2478.75

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Misfeasance claim against highways officer dismissed: Perma-Soil UK Ltd v Williams and Flintshire CC

10th May 2016

HHJ Keyser QC, sitting in the Mercantile Court in Wales, handed down a judgment today dismissing a claim for misfeasance in public office against Mr Keith Williams, a senior street works engineer, and his employer, Flintshire County Council.  The claimant company manufactured a product...

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