"Ben, James and Tony are very helpful clerks." "The clerking team is great – Tony George, Ben Harfield and James May will do their utmost to ensure that booked counsel can attend the hearing and that conferences are booked on a convenient date and at a convenient time for clients."Legal 500 2024
"The clerks at Pump Court Chambers are helpful and adaptable. Ben Harfield and James May always pull out the stops when it comes to listing and making sure all last minute matters are covered."Legal 500, 2023
Ben Harfield is second-in-command of our Criminal Clerking Team. Ben joined us in 2007 after working for a number of years as a Legal Executive at a solicitors’ practice in Winchester. This has given him an in-depth knowledge of the legal system which has proved invaluable as he is able to appreciate our solicitors’ viewpoints.
In addition to his daily duties of diary management, billing and work allocation, Ben is closely involved in the promotion and marketing of the criminal team. He is also the point of contact for all Public Access enquiries for the criminal team. Ben can recommend which barrister is best suited to your needs – please contact him to book us to advise or represent in your criminal law matters.