Barristers

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Michael Mansfield QC
Year of Call: 1967
Silk: 1989

Michael Mansfield QC was called to the Bar in 1967. He then established Tooks Chambers in 1984 and...

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Neil Brown QC
Year of Call: 1964
Silk: 1980

The Honourable Neil Brown QC joined the Bar in Australia in 1964. He has enjoyed a long and...

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John Bromley-Davenport QC
Year of Call: 1972
Silk: 2002

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Sam Stein QC
Year of Call: 1988
Silk: 2009

Sam Stein QC is a specialist Criminal Defence Advocate, with extensive experience in large scale and...

Shiraz Bhanji

Shiraz Bhanji
Year of Call: 1979

Shiraz Bhanji is an experienced practitioner across all areas of crime, employment, immigration and...

Matthew Sowerby

Matthew Sowerby
Year of Call: 1987

Matthew Sowerby specialises in Human Rights and Immigration Law. His clients can expect to obtain...

David Giles

David Giles
Year of Call: 1988

David practices mainly in landlord and tenant, general common law and commercial litigation. He has...

Maurice Rifat

Maurice Rifat
Year of Call: 1990

Maurice is an experienced practitioner in civil litigation with particular expertise in property...

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Neelim Sultan
Year of Call: 1993

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Paul Richardson
Year of Call: 1993

Paul Richardson is a specialist in the field of Immigration. The first half of his career was spent...

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Daniel Coleman
Year of Call: 1994

Daniel Coleman is a well established practitioner and he appears at all levels in Immigration law...

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Lesley Jones
Year of Call: 1995

Lesley Jones has over twenty years of experience at the bar and is an assured and confident...

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Lois Cole-Wilson
Year of Call: 1995

Lois Cole-Wilson has a mixed practice, but predominately focuses on Family and Immirgation law...

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Guy Davison
Year of Call: 1998

Guy Davison has undertaken work in relation to all aspects of Human Rights and Immigration Law. Guy...

Linda Turnball

Linda Turnbull
Year of Call: 1998

Linda Turnbull has a very busy family and immigration practice; here cases often involve both areas...

Alex Burrett

Alex Burrett
Year of Call: 1999

Alex Burrett is a specialist public law practitioner with expertise in nationality, statelessness,...

Catherine Bexson

Catherine Bexson
Year of Call: 1999

Catherine Bexson is a leading human rights, international and nationality Law Counsel. She has...

Soraya Pascoe

Soraya Pascoe
Year of Call: 1999

Soraya Pascoe’s practice mainly focuses on Family, Human Rights and Immigration law. Soraya is...

Joseph Plowright

Joseph Plowright
Year of Call: 1999

Fergus McCombie

Fergus McCombie
Year of Call: 1999

Fergus McCombie has an established practice in employment and discrimination law. However, he also...

Marcia Persaud

Marcia Persaud
Year of Call: 2000

Marcia Persaud commenced practice at 1 Grays Inn Chambers in 2010, following 6 years as a tenant at...

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Shahnawaz Khan
Year of Call: 2001

Shahnawaz Khan’s practice is divided into three areas; Criminal Defence, Immigration and...

Richard Singer

Richard Singer
Year of Call: 2001

Richard Singer’s practice is primarily focused on criminal and immigration cases.

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Shellay Hyde
Year of Call: 2002

Zahra Wright Al Tai

Zahra Wright Al Tai
Year of Call: 2007

Zahra Wright Al Tai’s work mainly covers the full range of Civil, Inquests & Public...

Rajiv Sharma

Rajiv Sharma
Year of Call: 2008

Rajiv Sharma has experience as an advocate specialising in Immigration Law. Prior to taking up...

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Brian Richardson
Year of Call: 2008

Brian Richardson was called to the Bar at Inner Temple in 2008.  Since then he has built up a...

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Thalia Maragh
Year of Call: 2009

Thalia was called to the Jamaican Bar in 1999 where she practised at the private bar and worked with...

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Laura Giachardi
Year of Call: 2009

Laura Giachardi undertakes work on a broad range of commercial and civil matters. Laura is an expert...

Jennifer Agyekum

Jennifer Agyekum
Year of Call: 2009

Jennifer Agyekum commenced pupillage at 1 Gray’s Inn Square in October 2015. Prior to...

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Sangeetha Iengar
Year of Call: 2009

Sangeetha Lengar’s practice predominantly focuses on immigration, human rights and public...

Jacqueline Caspi

Jacqueline Caspi
Year of Call: 2010

Jacqueline Caspi joined Chambers in February 2014 after completing pupillage at 4 King’s Bench...

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Stephanie Hayward
Year of Call: 2011

Stephanie Hayward accepts instructions in a range of practice areas, with particular emphasis on...

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Antonia Benfield
Year of Call: 2013

Antonia practises in all areas of asylum, immigration, extradition and human rights law. She is...

Christopher Pulman

Christopher Pulman
Year of Call: 2013

Christopher has a broad practice, in which he is routinely instructed in civil, immigration and...

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Rehana Popal
Year of Call: 2013

Rehana read International Politics at City University before attaining her GDL and BPTC...

Heather Beckett

Heather Beckett
Year of Call: 2013

Heather had a successful career in dentistry, before being called to the Bar. She was an NHS...

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Amelia Evans

Amelia joined Mansfield 1 Gray’s Inn in April 2017 following the successful completion of her...

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Alex Burrell

Alex Burrell commenced pupillage at 1 Gray’s Inn Square in October 2016. Prior to commencing...

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Pierre Georget

Pierre Georget commenced pupillage at Mansfield 1 Gray’s Inn in April 2017. Prior to commencing...

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Andrew Jefferies QC
Year of Call: 1990
Silk: 2009

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Hugo Charlton
Year of Call: 1978

Hugo Charlton was called to the Bar in 1978 and has over 20 years experience of criminal and common...

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John Warwick Montgomery
Year of Call: 1984

John Warwick Montgomery’s primary area of expertise is in international insurance law, but he...

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Andrew Maryniak
Year of Call: 1991

Andrew Maryniak is a criminal practitioner, with extensive experience of criminal practice in the...

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Lisa Johnson
Year of Call: 1998

Lisa Johnson was called to the Bar in 1998 and enjoyed a busy criminal practice, until the birth of...

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Alison Gurden
Year of Call: 2001

Alison Gurden works in most areas of law concerning the criminal justice system, such as deaths in...

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Nicole Twynham-Ottolenghi
Year of Call: 2003

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Susan Edwards
Year of Call: 2004

Susan Edwards is a barrister and a well-known writer and broadcaster on feminist issues. She...