Nida Ali

Nida Ali

Called: 2018

Pupil Barrister

Practice Profile

Nida joined Chambers as a pupil in October 2021 and is presently gaining experience in all of Chambers’ practice areas.


Prior to commencing pupillage, Nida was instructed as a County Court Advocate in over 300 hearings concerning housing, personal injury, insolvency, consumer credit and commercial matters. During this, she received regular praise from professional clients and judges for her meticulous preparation and professionalism.


Nida has represented parties on employment and social security matters as a volunteer for the Free Representation Unit (FRU). During her legal studies, Nida also helped vulnerable individuals apply for immigration bail, and prepared applications for non-molestation and occupation orders at the National Centre for Domestic Violence.


Nida studied Political Economy at King’s College London, completing part of her degree at the University of California, Berkeley. She subsequently converted to law and was called to the Bar as a Marchant Scholar of Lincoln’s Inn.


Nida is looking forward to accepting instructions in family and civil matters from April 2022.

  • BPTC LLM (Distinction), The University of Law, 2018
  • GDL (Distinction), The University of Law, 2016
  • BA (Hons) Political Economy (2:1), King’s College London, 2015

Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi.

The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn

Nida takes every excuse to travel and thoroughly enjoys cooking and Pilates.

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

Latest News

  • 21 Oct 2021
    We are delighted to be ranked in Chambers and Partners The Bar Guide 2022 edition
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  • 04 Oct 2021
    We welcome two new pupils Nida Ali and Albert Gibbon
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  • 04 Oct 2021
    We are delighted to welcome James Hankinson to the team.
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