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Doughty Street Chambers

London

Doughty Street Chambers - London
  • 54 Doughty Street
  • London
  • Greater London
  • UK
  • WC1N 2LS
  • Heads of Chambers Geoffrey Robertson QC, Edward Fitzgerald CBE QC
  • Chambers Director Robin Jackson
  • Senior Criminal Clerk Graham Briggs
  • Senior Civil Clerk Paul Friend
  • Criminal Clerks Richard Goodman, Emily Martin, Chole Gibbs
  • Civil Clerks Richard Bayliss, Paul Read, Sian Wilkins, Eresha Reid, Anthony Ward, Elliott Gardner, Callum Stebbing
  • Junior Clerks Louis Wilkins, Daniel Moore
  • Tenants 119

THE CHAMBERS Doughty Street Chambers is a buoyant and cutting-edge set, renowned for and committed to defending freedom and civil liberties, and has a truly national and international profile across its wide range of practice in criminal law, civil law, administrative and public law, international law and human rights. Since their foundation in 1990, their aim has been and will always be to improve access to justice and to promote human rights and civil liberties through the law. Founded by fewer than 30 barristers,Doughty Street Chambers has grown to become one of the largest sets in the country with over 119 members, of whom 30 are Queen’s Counsel, and they have established chambers in Manchester and Bristol as well as London.

Members List

  • Geoffrey Robertson QC (1973) (QC-1988)
  • Edward Fitzgerald QC (1978) (QC-1995)
  • James Wood QC (1975) (QC-1999) A
  • Gavin Millar QC (1981) (QC-2000)
  • Helena Kennedy QC (1972) (QC-1991)
  • Patrick O’Connor QC (1970) (QC-1993) A
  • Christopher Sallon QC (1973) (QC-1993) A
  • Edward Rees QC (1973) (QC-1998)
  • Andrew Hall QC (1991) (QC-2002)
  • Heather Rogers QC (1983) (QC-2006)
  • Jon Whitfield QC (1985) (QC-2010)
  • Heather Williams QC (1985) (QC-2006)
  • Joel Bennathan QC (1985) (QC-2006)
  • Robin Oppenheim QC (1988) (QC-2006)
  • Nicholas Bowen QC (1984) (QC-2009) A
  • Isabella Forshall QC (1982) (QC-2010)
  • Martin Westgate QC (1985) (QC-2010)
  • Francis FitzGibbon QC (1986) (QC-2010) A
  • David Hislop QC (1979) (NZ bar 1979) (QC-2010) A
  • Ian Wise QC (1992) (QC-2010) A
  • Kirsty Brimelow QC (1991) (QC-2010)
  • Tim Moloney QC (1993) (QC-2011) A
  • Judith Farbey QC (1992) (QC-2011) A
  • Paul Bowen QC (1993) (QC-2012)
  • Rebecca Trowler QC (1995) (QC-2012) A
  • David Bentley QC (1984) (QC-2013) A
  • Stephen Cragg QC (1996) (QC-2013)
  • John RWD Jones QC (1992) A (QC-2013)
  • Joe Stone QC (1989) (QC-2013) A
  • Kate Markus QC (1981) (QC-2014)A
  • Wayne Jordash QC (1995) (QC-2014)
  • Sarah Elliot QC (1996) (QC-2014)
  • David Carter (1971)
  • Nick Paul (1980)
  • Christopher Hough (1981)
  • Jeannie Mackie (1995) (Solicitor 1982)
  • Aswini Weereratne (1986) A
  • Gerwyn Samuel (1986)
  • Lauren Soertsz (1987)
  • Paul Taylor (1989)
  • Nicholas Brown (1990)
  • Quincy Whitaker (1991)
  • Stephen Reeder (1991)
  • Jonathan Cooper OBE (1992)
  • John Walsh (1993)
  • Mark Henderson (1994)
  • Paula Sparks (1994)
  • Richard Fisher (1994) A
  • Paul Draycott (1994)
  • Siobhan Grey (1994)
  • Katy Thorne (1994)
  • Althea Brown (1995)
  • Dominic Preston (1995)
  • Rupert Bowers (1995)
  • Anthony Hudson (1996)
  • Nick Toms (1996)
  • Tublu Mukherjee (1996)
  • Joseph Middleton (1997) A
  • Ulele Burnham (1997)
  • Henrietta Hill (1997) A
  • Steven Powles (1997)
  • Nick Stanage (1997) A
  • Lindsay Johnson (1997) A
  • Jim Shepherd (1998)
  • Farrhat Arshad (1998) A
  • Jamie Burton (1999)
  • Benjamin Narain (1999)
  • Ben Cooper (1999) A
  • Charlotte Kilroy (1999)
  • John Hobson (1999)
  • Guy Vassall-Adams (2000) A
  • Daniel Bennett (2000)
  • Erimnaz Mushtaq (2000) A
  • David Lemer (2000) A
  • Philip Haywood (2001) A
  • Ruth Brander (2001) A
  • Caoilfhionn Gallagher (2001) A
  • Amanda Hart (2001)
  • Susan Sleeman (2001)
  • Piers Marquis (2001)
  • Amos Waldman (2001)
  • Liam Walker (2001) A
  • Laura Dubinsky (2002)
  • David Rhodes (2002)
  • Richard Thomas (2002)
  • Eloise Power (2002)
  • Adam Straw (2004)
  • Alison Gerry (2003)
  • Alasdair Mackenzie (2004)
  • Azeem Suterwalla (2004)
  • Benjamin Newton (2004)
  • David Haines (2005)
  • Nichola Higgins (2005)
  • Gemma Hobcraft (2006)
  • Jude Bunting (2006)
  • Louise Price (2006) A
  • Malcolm Hawkes (2006)
  • Kate Annand (2007)
  • Tunde Okewale (2007)
  • Alison Pickup (2007)
  • Annabel Timan (2007) A
  • Tanya Eatwell (2007)
  • Harry Lambert (2008)
  • Steve Broach (2008)
  • Alex Gask (2008)
  • Catherine Meredith (2008)
  • Tom Stevens (2008)
  • Michelle Knorr (2008)
  • Sarah Steinhardt (2008)
  • Ben Silverstone (2009)
  • Amal Alamuddin (2010)
  • Nikolaus Grubeck (2010)
  • Abigail Bright (2010)
  • Maria Roche (2010)
  • Kate O’Raghallaigh (2011)
  • Sam Jacobs (2011)
  • Martha Spurrier (2010)
  • Graham L Hall (2011)
  • Fiona Murphy (2013)
  • Paul Harris SC (1976) ++
  • Sadakat Kadri (1989) ++
  • Dr Guénaël Mettraux ++
  •  ++ Associate Tenant A Public/Direct Access

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