Pump Court Chambers is delighted to announce that it has once again been recognised as a Leading Set within the 2019 edition of Chambers & Partners legal directory. Members have been recommended across a number of practice areas including Crime, Ecclesiastical, Family/Matrimonial and Employment with a number of improvements within individual rankings.
Coverage of our Band 1 Family team states chambers as being the 'Premium set on the Western Circuit’ and the ‘first port of call for Matrimonial Finance disputes’. Barristers are praised for being 'highly professional, bright, prepared and confident’. With commentators also stating ‘the clerking team are excellent and forge good relationships with solicitors’.
Our Employment team has been recognised for its broad range of employment litigation and handling of contentious issues, with clerks that are 'approachable, helpful and make it very easy to instruct counsel'.
Within the Western Circuit crime rankings our team of ‘Accomplished barristers who act in the most serious and complex criminal cases’ maintained their band 2 ranking. With commentators stating 'The clerks are very helpful and the generally the set has been a pleasure to instruct'.
We are also delighted to announce that our Ecclesiastical team is one of only three sets to be listed within this year’s inaugural section. Our trusted practitioners have been recognised for their expertise in a broad range of ecclesiastical matters from the acquisition and disposition of church treasures, same sex marriages, to religious liberty claims brought under the Human Rights Act.