Tenancy Vacancies

We always welcome application from juniors to experienced practitioners.

Currently we encourage juniors from 3rd six to under 7 years call to apply to join our Civil Team due to the high volume of work.

Also Senior family practitioners whom are able to show a well developed practice but looking to join a friendly and low overhead set are also encouraged to apply.

All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence. To apply, please contact our Senior Clerk Marc Goddard or send your CV and covering letter to . Applicants under 5 years call will be given an advocacy exercise if called to interview.

We consider applications on an equal opportunities basis and are committed to equality and diversity.

Stour Chambers is ranked as a 'leading set' in the South Eastern Circuit and ranked with 'leaders in their field'. Stour Chambers is a friendly set based in Canterbury, cases tend to be heard in Kent, Sussex and London.

The benefits of a tenancy at Stour Chambers include a friendly working environment and low overheads.

For any further information or a private confidential discussion please contact Marc Goddard on 01227 764899 or


Stour Chambers has a firm belief that pupillage is an effective way to recruit new tenants and is committed to equipping pupils for a successful career at the Bar.

Applications for Pupillage for 2019/20 is now closed. Please visit this page next year to see if we will be taking on any pupils.  

Mini Pupils

Applications should be made via email to with a CV and covering letter. We offer a limited number of unassessed mini-pupillages each year.