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Chambers and Partners 2017 Rankings

We are pleased to announce that a significant number of our members have been ranked across 11 practise areas in the Chambers and Partners 2017 directory.

A special mention has to go to Sophie Cartwright, who is the only non-London barrister who has ranked for Inquests and Public Inquiries.

 An overview of our ranked department’s states:

Personal Injury

Deans Court Chambers enjoys significant renown on the Northern circuit for its personal injury expertise. The team acts in a wide range of claims relating to severe injuries and accidents, including specialist areas such as accidents abroad and fraudulent claims.


An "excellent" set lauded for the quality of its "bright, hard-working, excellent barristers."


This highly respected set fields an exceptional team of barristers with significant family law experience, particularly in the area of child protection.

Professional Discipline

Deans Court Chambers retains its reputation as the leading regional chambers for professional discipline cases, offering a strong bench of silks and juniors handling both disciplinary and regulatory matters.

And it’s not just our barristers who are highly commended:

‘The clerks are swift and very slick: they've never let us down, either on booking counsel when we need it or getting back to us on fees."

‘Senior clerk Matt Gibbons and the team are outstanding - extremely helpful, very accommodating and fair.’

‘Capably led by senior criminal and regulatory clerk Peter Kelly, the clerking team at the set is described by one source as "brilliant, some of the best I've seen.” 

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