Chambers ranked in Legal 500 2020 Guide01 Oct
‘Family Law makes up the lion’s share of the workload of the members of Stour Chambers and this is reflected in the praise received from clients for its collaborative, flexible approach, and the selection of ‘very strong advocates’ available.’
Ranked as a Leading Set in the South Eastern Circuit.
Our Head of Chambers Simon Johnson, Adam Clegg and Kate Kochnari have also been singled out as being ‘Leading Juniors’.
Simon Johnson – ‘An exceptional advocate and a walking encyclopaedia of the law.’
Adam Clegg – ‘Always calm and well prepared, whatever the circumstances of the case.’
Kate Kochnari – ‘Goes the extra mile for her clients.’
We thank all our solicitor and professional clients for their continued support.
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
Specialising in matrimonial finance and children matters. Members appear in the regional courts as well as the High Court and the Court of Appeal. They often act in financial remedy proceedings relating to farms, companies, properties and other assets. In addition they are adept at dealing with serious child care allegations including physical abuse and death.~ Chambers UK Bar Guide 2019