Stour Chambers - Barristers
Chambers is a set of barristers, undertaking general common law. We provide straightforward legal advice and representation throughout Kent, Sussex and London.
We are committed to providing outstanding advocacy and advice for both our professional and lay clients.
Chambers is accredited by both the Law Society and by the Bar Council to provide Continuing Professional Development.
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Stour's family team is ranked highly by the bar guides, dealing with Child Law, Family Finance, Child Abduction, International and Private Child Law and Court of Protection cases.
Stour Chambers is a ‘friendly' family law set that is particularly well regarded for its expertise in public law children cases. Its barristers are also recognised for their technical knowledge and experience in cases involving family finance, abductions, jurisdictional issues, private law and vulnerable adults - Legal 500 Bar Guide 2014.
A prominent name in Kent, Stour chambers is a 'very good' family law set with 'friendly and approachable' counsel. It has a strong emphasis on public children law work, representing parents, children and interveners; members are particularly experienced in complex fact-finding hearings involving allegations of sexual abuse or non-accidental injuries, as well as care proceedings involving Eastern European families. Individuals also undertake private law children work, and the set has seen an uptick in financial remedy instructions recently.'