• Family Law Awards
    St John’s family team shortlisted ‘Regional Chambers of the Year’ at the 6th annual Family Law Awards
  • Brain Injury Rehabilitation Conference
    Brain Injury Rehabilitation Conference, Bristol - 19th October. Book here
  • Bristol Court
    "St John’s Chambers is an innovative set with high-quality barristers who have a collegiate approach.” Legal 500 (2016)
  • Events and Seminars
    Book your place on our upcoming seminars

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, 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.

St John’s Chambers is Bristol Law Society’s Chambers of the Year 2015/2016.

Latest News

26th September Charlie Newington-Bridges successful in the Court of Appeal resisting an application for a second appeal in a case involving the construction of a land option
26th September Family law barristers Lucy Reed and Sarah Phillimore to speak at Resolution seminar on the Ellie Butler case
20th September Bristol Law Society shortlist St John’s for ‘Chambers of the Year’ award

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29th September Property Litigation Update – Bristol
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5th October Contentious Probate Update – Exeter

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