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:-

"Chambers provides ‘an exceptional client-focused service', and the ‘friendly and enthusiastic' clerks ‘go out of their way to make sure that their clients are treated with the utmost care and attention'."  Legal 500 2014

"This is a very well-oiled machine - instructions are delivered to barristers on time, and there is always a dialogue over any timetable problems they have.  They are fantastic."  Chambers and Partners UK Bar Guide 2014

"We sing from the same hymn sheet - there's a lot of two-way communication; we work as a team."  Chambers and Partners UK Bar Guide 2014

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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Deputy District Judge Appointment

2nd June 2015

We are pleased to announce that the Lord Chief Justice has appointed Laura Johnson as a Deputy District Judge on the South Eastern Circuit.  Laura will sit for approximately three weeks of the year in London and the South East in addition to her full time practice at the Bar.

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Karen Shuman appointed Bencher by Lincoln's Inn

28th May 2015

Chambers is delighted to announce that Karen Shuman has been elected a Master of the Bench of the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn

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