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Practitioner opportunities

We welcome enquiries from lawyers with established practices who are interested in practising from Monckton Chambers.  We are continuing to grow both in terms of the number of instructions we receive and overall revenues, and we are always willing to consider whether a particular practitioner would be a good fit with us. In recent years we have been joined by:

  • Barristers moving their existing practices from other sets of chambers
  • Experienced lawyers who have previously practised in law firms or public service
  • Established advocates from other jurisdictions who wish to practice as self-employed barristers in England and Wales
  • Legal academics with strong established reputations in one or more of our core practice areas

We are happy to consider enquiries from experienced lawyers who do not yet hold a practising certificate but who expect to do so within a short timeframe or after completing an abbreviated period of pupillage.

Prospective applicants for tenancy may be offered the opportunity to visit Chambers for informal discussions with the Senior Clerk or members of our Management Committee before deciding whether to apply.  All applications are considered individually and on merit under an established process.  Applicants will be asked, as part of that process, to produce a business plan and provide references.

Any enquiries about tenancy should be made in writing to the Head of Chambers and will be treated in strictest confidence.

Current opportunities

Commercial law recruitment

Monckton Chambers is a leading set of barristers’ chambers, based in London. Members of Chambers practise across a wide range of areas, with a particular focus on EU, competition, commercial litigation and arbitration, VAT, other indirect taxes and public & administrative law.

Following the recent arrival of Steven Gee QC and to support our continued growth in commercial dispute resolution, we are looking for established commercial litigation and arbitration practitioners who wish to work in a well-supported, professional and welcoming environment.

For an informal and confidential discussion please contact our Senior Clerk, David Hockney.

All enquiries and applications will be treated in strict confidence. Applications will be considered on merit under an established process in accordance with Chambers’ Equality & Diversity Policy.

To apply, please submit a covering letter and brief CV to Philip Moser QC.