"Sean Gentleman is an excellent clerk and represents chambers very well"Legal 500, 2022
"Sean Gentleman is first rate. Great service and quick grasp of what the case and the solicitor needs. A great addition to chambers."Legal 500 2021
"Sean Gentleman, senior family clerk, is incredibly helpful"Chambers & Partners 2021
"Exceptional, Senior Family Clerk Sean Gentleman, brings new ideas and excellent service"Legal 500 2020
Shortlisted for Clerk of the YearLegal 500 Bar Awards 2020
Sean Gentleman is our Senior Family Clerk and is responsible for leading and delivering a fit for purpose professional clerking service for the family team. Sean joined Pump Court Chambers in April 2018 having started his clerking career at 29 Bedford Row in 2006 where he gained a wealth of experience and knowledge.
He is responsible for managing and developing the practices of the family team barristers and leads the family clerking team in a pro-active and inclusive manor which ensures their success and personal development.
Sean is responsible for the day to day diary, work distribution, fee negotiation and practice development. Sean is friendly and approachable and always happy to discuss individual barrister’s practices. Sean is keen to develop and maintain professional and efficient working relationships with our client base and welcomes the opportunity to discuss your needs.
In November 2019 Sean was shortlisted for the ‘Clerk of the Year’ at the Legal 500 UK Bar Awards 2020, providing further recognition of the level of client care Sean and his team provide, as well as the esteem his clients hold him in.