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Legal 500 2024

Mountford Chambers moves up to Tier 2 for Crime:London in the Legal 500 UK Bar Guide, 2024.


Mountford Chambers is delighted to announce that it has moved up to Tier 2 for Crime in the 2024 edition of the Legal 500 UK Bar Guide. Additionally, chambers has maintained its Tier 3 ranking in Fraud: Crime.

Furthermore, Edward Henry KC and Mark Watson, have been recognised for their work in Professional Disciplinary and Regulatory Law, earning them Tier 4 rankings, and Sophie Evans is a new entrant for Regional Bar: South-Eastern Circuit: Crime (General and Fraud).

The Legal 500 2024 rankings commends Mountford Chambers as “fast becoming one of the most highly regarded criminal sets, with its members appearing consistently in the most serious and high-profile cases.”

Mountford Chambers is not only recognised for its barristers but also for its exceptional clerking and support team, “The clerks’ room is a well-oiled machine. Ben Heaviside, Dean Allen, Jordan Westcott, Nathan Warren and Orla O’Sullivan are readily available to deal with any enquiries and provide support where needed. They are happy to arrange conferences at chambers and offer impeccable client care.”

With 22 individual rankings, this year’s Legal 500 rankings reflect the continued excellence and growth of Mountford Chambers. Among the notable achievements, Head of Chambers, Chris Henley KC, and Alexandra Scott have achieved Tier 2 rankings in Crime: London Bar and Fraud:Crime: London Bar respectively and Colin Aylott KC has moved to Tier 3 for Crime.

The new edition of the Legal 500 can be viewed here.

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