Head of chambers
Mr Philip Kolvin KC
How to apply
Administrative & public law
The public law Bar spans the full range of administrative, public and constitutional law.
Civil liberties & human rights
Human rights law is essential for a fair society where all are protected, including the vulnerable.
Employment lawyers handle a variety of issues, including unfair dismissal, discrimination, redundancy, equal pay and whistleblowing claims.
Immigration lawyers deal with all legal matters relating to immigration and nationality.
Landlord & tenant/housing
Housing/landlord and tenant law encompasses all aspects of residential and commercial tenancies covering issues like disrepair, human rights and succession.
Planning law regulates the way property owners use and develop their property in the interests of the wider community.
Barristers involved in this field deal with claims against professionals such as architects, accountants, solicitors and financial advisers.
Property law (now sometimes labelled as real estate) embraces a wide range of work, including real property, such as contracts for sale, covenants and land registration, trusts over land; and commercial and residential tenancies involving issues as diverse as disrepair, possession claims, succession and assignment.