11 October 2017
Chambers ranked in Legal 500 2017
We are pleased to be recommended in the Legal 500 bar guide 2017 edition.
'Family Law is a key area of expertise at Stour Chambers, where members are adept at public and private children law, family finance and abduction cases.'
Our Clerks room are highly praised and must be the only set in the country to have all clerks names mentioned.
'In the clerking team, senior clerk Marc Goddard 'does a fantastic job, and is knowledgeable, approachable and friendly', He is ably assisted by junior clerk Charlie Mills, who is 'always ready to assist with any query', and Jenny Rees, who is 'a formidable fees clerk'.
We are ranked as a Leading Set in the South Eastern Circuit.
Two members Gemma Farrington and John Thornton have been listed in the 'Leading juniors' list, The Legal 500 United Kingdom 2017's guide to outstanding juniors nationwide.
Gemma Farrington - 'A specialist in care proceedings'
John Thornton - 'Pragmatic, forthright and intelligent'
We thank all our clients, solicitors, lay clients and judges for all referees provided. We will continue to offer the highest level of service at all times and thank you for your support.