Mountford Chambers - Advisory Experts. Advocacy Specialists.

Specialist criminal, regulatory and public law barristers’ chambers located in London.

Specialist criminal, regulatory and public law barristers’ chambers located in London.

Specialist criminal, regulatory and public law barristers’ chambers located in London.

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Mountford Chambers is a specialist criminal, regulatory and public law set that is founded on principles of integrity, equality, and representation for all.

Our KCs, Barristers and Clerks are united by a shared vision of delivering a client service that is focussed on absolute excellence, assuring clients of forensic, strategic, and vigorous representation that gets to the heart of the case and the minds of judges and juries.

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Spotlights


Alan Kent KC and Alphege

Alan Kent KC and Alphege Bell represent client charged with murder, possession of a firearm and intent to endanger life, and perverting the course of justice at the Old Bailey.

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Mountford Chambers Announce New Pupils

Mountford Chambers is pleased to announce the addition of three new pupils following the conclusion of the pupillage selection process.

We warmly welcome Alexander Calder, James Miller and Sofia Napolitano, who will commence their pupillage in October 2025.

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Chris Henley KC

Auriol Grey’s Cyclist Manslaughter Conviction Quashed.

Chris Henley KC was part of the new team, with Adrian Darbishire KC, Tom Doble and Brad Lewis, and Ben Rose of Hickman and Rose, who successfully argued that the prosecution case against Auriol Grey was misconceived as a matter of law, and the trial Judge’s directions to the jury were defective.

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"Mountford is fast becoming one of the most highly regarded criminal sets, with its members appearing consistently in the most serious and high profile cases."

Legal 500 [2024]

"Mountford Chambers is an extremely skilled set. They offer impeccable service and a group of counsel who are intelligent and legally astute. They are always on hand to offer assistance and are proactive in their approach with the courts."

Legal 500 [2024]

"Mountford Chambers is a great criminal defence set. What makes Mountford special is the people: everyone is super friendly, approachable and an expert in their field."

Legal 500 [2024]

"This set of chambers has completed a very successful rebrand and is on the way to being one of the top criminal sets in London with a very strong and deep bench of specialist criminal barristers."

Legal 500 [2024]

‘Mountford Chambers has an exceptional standard of junior counsel. There is no weak link within chambers.’

Legal 500 [2024]

"Mountford offers fine quality and mix of some of the best barristers in London."

Legal 500 [2024]

"Mountford Chambers are a strong set and has strength in depth."

Legal 500 [2023]

"Mountford Chambers are an excellent set with heavy-hitting counsel. There is strength in depth."

Legal 500 [2023]

"Very strong line up throughout."

Legal 500 [2023]

'The crime barristers in chambers are all very capable in this field.’

Legal 500 [2023]

'Excellent. Very approachable. The chambers is an array of talented advocates.’

Legal 500 [2023]

"The clerks have shown fantastic ability to adapt to the current chaos of the courts."

Chambers & Partners [2023]

"The service provided by Mountford Chambers is faultless. Nothing is too much trouble for the clerks. They sort out problems quickly as they arise."

Chambers & Partners [2023]

Latest


Close up pf railings at Mountford Chambers

The very existence of such a plan demonstrates clearly that the Government has suspected the tipping point of a nationwide…

Articles
16/05/2024
Alan Kent KC and Alphege Bell

Since 18th March 2024, Alan Kent KC and Alphege Bell have been representing the first defendant in an eight defendant…

Recent Cases
14/05/2024
Book case in the board room at Mountford Chambers

Alexandra, led by Paul Hynes KC of 25 Bedford Row and instructed by Karen Todner, represented a businessman convicted of…

Recent Cases
20/05/2024

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