Applications to join welcome

09 Aug

Due to a large overflow of work, we are seeking to recruit outstanding individuals to join our very busy complex Public Law Child team. Applications from Practitioners of 10 years call and above are encouraged. Experience in multi day fact findings and final hearings, representing parents, guardians or other family members. Please note we do not undertake any local authority work. 


Stour Chambers is a leading set in the South East Circuit being recommended in both the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners. Members representing client mainly in all courts in Kent but also London and East Sussex.


Some of the many benefits of a tenancy at Stour Chambers include a friendly working environment, busy local practice, low overheads and specialist clerking to support you.


Applicants wishing to join us should make application to our Senior Clerk, Marc Goddard via email or alternatively, for an informal discussion via telephone 01227 764899. 

This set comes recommended for its members' expertise in children and matrimonial finance matters. The children cases range across both public and private law work, and include those concerning non-accidental injury, sexual abuse and fabricated illness. On the financial side, the set's barristers demonstrate the ability to act in substantial financial remedies cases as well as Schedule 1 and TOLATA matters.

~ Chambers UK Bar Guide 2020

Stour Chambers has 'a range of barristers at different levels suited for different cases'. Members continue to be instructed in complex multi-day cases in the public law space, where it provides 'expert counsel' across Kent and further afield involving non-accidental injury, sexual abuse and extreme neglect. On the family finance front, Elizabeth Spence is a go-to barrister for high-value cases with issues of minority shareholdings and opponents deploying hostile litigation tactics.

~ Legal 500 Bar Guide 2021

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