Guildhall Chambers recommended in Who’s Who Legal


Barristers in the Employment, Sport and Banking & Finance teams have been ‘recommended’ in the Who’s Who Legal Analysis of 2022.

Who’s Who Legal identify the foremost legal practitioners and consulting experts in business law based upon comprehensive, independent research. Individuals are selected by their clients and peers as a leading UK legal figure. 

Douglas Leach and Debbie Grennan have been ‘recommended’ in the UK Bar 2022 – Labour, Employment & Immigration section, with comments such as ‘Douglas Leach of Guildhall Chambers is a renowned litigator who draws plaudits from sources for his extensive expertise in high-value discrimination cases.’

Meanwhile, Richard Smith QC and Christopher Quinlan QC have been Nationally recognised within the Sports Silk guide with Christopher described as “very strong in the field” and “a real star” who excels in rugby-related disputes, with Richard being “absolutely fantastic” and “a top name” for sports law disputes thanks to his decades of experience in the field. Richard was also globally recgonised for his work in Sport in 2021. 

Likewise, John Virgo has been recommended as a National Leader within Banking & Finance.


Richard Smith KC

Call: 1986 Silk: 2001

Christopher Quinlan KC

Christopher Quinlan KC

Call: 1992 Silk: 2011

John Virgo

Call: 1983

Debbie Grennan

Call: 1997

Douglas Leach

Call: 2003

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