Gangs and Anti-Social Behaviour Injunctions – Standard of Proof – Jane Talbot

Jane Talbot discusses the recent Supreme Court decision in Jones v Birmingham City Council in which the applicable standard of proof in gang and anti social behaviour injunction cases was challenged. To vi... Continue Reading

Re M (A Child: Private Law Proceedings: Case Management: Intimate Images) [2022] EWHC 986 (Fam) – Sarah Fahy

Sarah Fahy considers the correct approach to the case management and use of explicit and intimate images in family proceedings. To view the article, please click here. ... Continue Reading

Is Section 20 a long-term solution? – Tom Harrill and Holly Hilbourne-Gollop

Tom Harrill and Holly Hilbourne-Gollop consider the use of Section 20 as a long-term solution, following the case of Re S (A Child) and Re W (A Child) (s20 Accommodation) [2023] EWCA Civv 1. To view the ar... Continue Reading

Shabinah Ladha joins St Ives Chambers Business & Property and Housing Groups

We are delighted to announce that Shabinah Ladha has joined Chambers. She will be accepting instructions from Monday 6 February 2023. Shabinah was called to the Bar in 2011 and will be practising in Busine... Continue Reading

Pupillage Applications 2023 now open

Our Pupillage Applications for 2023 are now open. To view details on how to apply please click here. ... Continue Reading

Children’s Arbitration: An Alternative to Court

St Ives, St Philips and No 5 Chambers are taking a collaborative approach to raise the awareness of the use of arbitration as an alternative to court proceedings. To view the article please click here. (D... Continue Reading

Announcement: Monday 19th September 2022

Following the Government’s announcement that the state funeral for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will take place on Monday 19th September 2022, as a mark of respect, St Ives Chambers will be closed to t... Continue Reading

St Ives Chambers Refurbishment Project

St Ives Chambers are delighted to announce the commencement of refurbishment works throughout our premises on Whittall Street.  The project is anticipated to be completed in Spring 2023, and will ... Continue Reading

CBA Action

St Ives Chambers unequivocally supports not only our members who practise in crime, but all practitioners within the Criminal Bar Association (@theCriminalBar) who are taking action to save the criminal j... Continue Reading

Michael Lohmus

St Ives Chambers are very sorry to announce the death of our very great friend, colleague and long-standing member of chambers, Michael Lohmus. Admitted as a solicitor in 1975, in…

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