Ely Place Chambers has a deserved reputation as ‘a very commercially minded chambers, where members have a refreshingly pragmatic and down-to-earth approach’ where the focus is on achieving the best possible result for the client.
Although rightly regarded as housing some outstanding advocates, its members have always understood that the role of a modern barrister also requires the highest standards of legal knowledge, written work and advice as well as the ability to communicate effectively with clients, skills which, in combination can lead to a favourable settlement without the need for a trial, or even the issuing of proceedings.
Chambers’ diverse client-base includes individuals, businesses, professionals, media organisations and central and local government bodies, all of whom appreciate the high quality and personalised service it provides.
Understanding that clients often have concerns about whether they can afford to engage a barrister, Ely Place Chambers offers various funding models and many of its barristers are qualified to accept “direct” instructions from the public.
The core of the Ely Place Chambers clerking team has been together for more than 10 years and regularly attracts praise for its pragmatic and pro-active approach to everything it does to ensure that Chambers’ services are delivered in the most efficient and helpful way possible.