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.

Read more

Latest Stop Press Read more

The Legal 500 UK Awards 2017

20th October 2016

Chambers is delighted to announce that Simon Readhead QC has been shortlisted for Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Silk of the Year in The Legal 500 UK Awards 2017

Read more
Court of Appeal Judgment - Edwards v London Borough of Sutton (2016)

12th October 2016

The Court of Appeal handed down judgment today in the eagerly anticipated appeal in Edwards v London Borough of Sutton (2016). The claim concerned the duty owed by occupiers for structures present on their land. The Claimant was pushing a bicycle over a small ornamental footbridge which passed...

Read more