Name of chambers:
St Ives Chambers
Head of Chambers:
Jeremy Weston QC
Address of chambers:
1-3 Whittall Street
Chambers website address:
Main practice area:
Business; Property; Court of Protection; Crime; Public Law; Children Law; Family; Finance; Housing and Social Welfare; Personal Injury; Regulatory
Public Access Work; Pro Bono; Mediation; Arbitration
Number of junior tenancies (in the last three years):
St Ives Chambers is a successful common law set situated in the heart of Birmingham.
Chambers is well established on the Midland Circuit as one of the leading sets with expertise in Family, Civil and Criminal Law. Our strength lies in Chambers' commitment to providing pupils with targeted, clear, well-structured training in both written and oral advocacy that equips them with the skills to build a strong and successful practice in tenancy.
We have 80 full tenants, 3 of whom are silks, and 15 door tenants, 7 of whom are silks. Chambers has 7 Family law silks and 3 Criminal law silks, all of whom appear in some of the most significant cases in their area.
Our members practice across a variety of fields within Family, Civil and Criminal Law and many of them sit in a part-time capacity in the High Court, as Recorders or as Deputy District Judges.
In the last three years we have offered tenancy to 6 pupils upon completion of their first and second six.
Chambers is offering three mixed common law pupillages to commence in October 2020.
Deadline: 4th March 2020
First round interviews: 18th April 2020
Second round interviews: 25th April 2020
Offers will be made on 1st May 2020
Details of how to apply for pupillage at St Ives Chambers can be found on our website: www.stiveschambers.co.uk