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 seven Silks. We specialise in all major areas of law and are recognised nationally as providing first class legal advice and representation.
We represent regional and national law firms, acting for and advising prominent businesses, private individuals, local and public authorities with a commitment to delivering the highest standard of advocacy and service at all times.
We also provide advice and representation under the direct access scheme to planning consultants, managing directors, doctors and members of the public.
St John’s has been awarded Bristol Law Society’s Annual Award ‘Chambers of the Year 2010/11 and 2011/12 and 2012/13.
17th May - Christopher Sharp QC and Matthew White in Court of Appeal highway maintenance decision
10th May - Legal aid consultation petition
9th May - Jeremy Phillips wins appeal for South Gloucestershire Council in review of the premises licence of the Portcullis Hotel
“Chambers are commended for their warm welcome offered to both client and solicitor.” Chambers UK (2011)
“St John’s Chambers continues to have the leading family team in Bristol.”
Legal 500, Family (2011)
“St John’s commercial clerks are good at suggesting the right people for the level of work and provide an excellent service.” Legal 500 (2010)
“the top chambers outside London.” Chambers UK, Personal Injury (2009)