• Bristol Court
    "St John’s Chambers is ‘an excellent modern set’ where ‘the quality of the barristers is excellent.’ ”
    Legal 500
  • St John's Chambers Charity Golf Day
    Chambers raise £4,200 at charity golf day for
    Headway Bristol

Welcome to St John’s Chambers

St John’s Chambers is one of the largest barristers’ sets in the South West, with over 80 members including eight silks, specialising in all major areas of law.

Representing regional and national law firms we act for and advise prominent businesses, private individuals, local and public authorities. We also provide advice and representation under the public access scheme to planning consultants, managing directors, doctors and also members of the public.

Our aim is to provide clients with an exemplary service from our barristers with an accurate and timely turnaround of work.  Through our highly capable team of clerks, St John’s Chambers offers clients an approachable and efficient service ensuring the right barrister is instructed for the relevant case.

Each individual barrister gains an in-depth understanding of the needs of clients by engaging with them at all times and adapting to regular changes in the legal services to ensure the delivery of the highest standard of advocacy.

Bristol Law Society’s Annual Award ‘Chambers of the Year’ has been awarded to St John’s Chambers  for three consecutive years.

Latest News

25th July The promised land: latest article from Adam Boyle
24th July Lucy Reed shortlisted for ‘Commentator of the Year’ at the Family Law Awards 2014
23rd July “Robust” case management and judicial bias: latest article from Christopher Sharp QC

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26th September St John’s Chambers Charity Ball in aid of Headway Bristol
30th September Bristol Law Society’s Private Client Conference – Bristol
2nd October Corporate Litigation – Bristol

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