21 Mar, 2017
New amendments to the Civil Procedure Rules have made significant changes to the costs limits for environmental claims brought after 28 February 2017. Jorren Knibbe, a member of Guildhall Chambers' public law team, has explained the changes in a new article
23 Feb, 2017
Debbie Grennan and Julian Allsop are delighted to be able to assist the Employment Lawyers Association as coordinators on the Advocacy for Employment Lawyers course.
20 Feb, 2017
John Virgo leading Holly Doyle were involved last week in the trial of what is believed to be the first case in which the High Court would have had the opportunity to consider the direct application of the COBS rules to the mis-selling of an interest rate swap to an individual private retail client.
2 Feb, 2017
Martin Lanchester considers the latest case relating to fixed costs, Sharp v Leeds City Council  EWCA Civ 33 which was handed down by the Court of Appeal this week.
26 Jan, 2017
Guildhall Chambers responded to the invitation from Sir Rupert Jackson to provide views before the fixed recoverable costs review.
18 Jan, 2017
On Monday the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in NHS Business Services Authority v Young  EWCA Civ 8, dismissing NHS BSA’s appeal against the judgment of Nugee J ( EWHC 2686 (Ch)).
12 Jan, 2017
We are delighted to announced that Anna Vigars is to be appointed as Queen's Counsel.
30 Nov, 2016
In addition to Brendon's busy practice, Brendon has been invited to join the Bristol Law School Environmental Law Unit (at UWE) as one of their external members
25 Nov, 2016
Guildhall Chambers is delighted to announce that Christopher Quinlan QC has been appointed World Rugby's Judicial Panel Chairman, the most senior judicial role within Rugby Union.
24 Nov, 2016
In December's Counsel Magazine, the article, "The importance of giving" explores the many ways barristers donate their time, energy and experience to charity work outside their profession.
3 Nov, 2016
Louise Jones summaries the decision handed down this morning in Miller v Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union: the Government cannot use prerogative powers to notify under Art.50.
31 Oct, 2016
Sam Jones of Guildhall Chambers (led by a Richard Jory Q.C. of 9-12 Bell Yard) has successfully defended the oldest man in English legal history to stand trial.
20 Oct, 2016
Legal 500 have announced their shortlisted nominations for 2016. We have been nominated in 3 categories.
14 Oct, 2016
We are delighted to announce at last night's Bristol Law Society Legal awards, our clerking team were acknowledged for their outstanding service.
11 Oct, 2016
Suzanne Staunton is due to be appointed as the Bristol Area Bar Junior for the Western Circuit.
4 Oct, 2016
A few words from Head of Chambers, James Townsend "I am delighted that Kriti and Brittany are joining Chambers as full members..."
1 Oct, 2016
Christopher Quinlan QC, was appointed by the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) to lead a review of the structure, composition and operation of its Disciplinary Panel, Appeal Board and Licensing Committee, In doing so he led a project team which included another member of Guildhall Chambers, Sam Jones.
14 Sep, 2016
Legal 500 have just announced their 2016 rankings for the UK Bar. We are pleased to announce another successful year for Guildhall Chambers.
9 Aug, 2016
The salient facts were that the claimant’s solicitor had lodged a claim form on behalf of the claimant shortly before the expiry of the limitation period.
8 Jul, 2016
Tim Walsh will be speaking at the upcoming Bristol Law Society Private Client Conference, on Thursday 14th July.