'St Ives Chambers is ‘the Midlands’ leading family law set’ - Legal 500

Areas of Expertise

St Ives Chambers' expertise covers nine key practice areas: Arbitration, Chancery & Commercial, Criminal, Court of Protection, Family (Children), Family (Finance), Housing, Regulatory, and Personal Injury. The individual profiles for each of our barristers provide more detail about their particular skills and expertise and can be compared via the ‘brochure’ and ‘your shortlist’ options.

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Our Barristers

The expertise of our barristers and the efficiency of our clerking services has long been recognised in the Legal 500 and in Chambers & Partners legal directories. We offer specialist barristers at all levels of call across all our practice areas who provide cost-effective advisory work and representation before all courts and tribunals in England and Wales. Many members of chambers are now able to accept instructions directly from companies, businesses, and members of the public via our Direct Access scheme.

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News

  • St Ives Chambers – Christmas opening

    Our opening hours over the Christmas period are: Friday 22nd December 8.30am – 2.30pm Christmas Day – Happy Christmas! Boxing Day – Closed Wednesday 27th…

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  • Elizabeth Isaacs QC has won The Legal 500 UK Silk of the year – Regions/Scotland.

    We are thrilled to announce that St Ives Chambers own Elizabeth Isaacs QC has won The Legal 500 UK Silk of the year – Regions/Scotland….

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  • Housing Update: Periodic Tenancies granted before 2007 and the Deregulation Act 2015

    Periodic Tenancies granted before 2007 and the Deregulation Act 2015 – JULIA WALCOTT v (1) RANDOLPH JONES (2) MARGARET JONES (2017) This case serves to remind us of the often complex…

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St Ives Chambers is particularly well known for its family law expertise, which spans family finance, children and care matters………. Other key areas include crime and regulatory, commercial, Chancery and banking matters……
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