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We currently have a vacancy for a Marketing Assistant

St Ives Chambers is recruiting a Marketing Assistant to co-ordinate and support marketing activity across the organisation.  From event management, data cleansing and client research to digital marketing,... Continue Reading

More news and views from our Pupil Barristers via their blog

Our Pupil Barristers continue to write their blog.  To read the latest update, written by Eleanor Lake, please click here. ... Continue Reading

Alexander Pritchard-Jones prosecutes benefit fraud case

Alexander Pritchard-Jones prosecutes a benefit fraud case where the total claimed was in excess of £50,000.  For more information, click here.   ... Continue Reading

Alexander Jacobs appointed to District Judge

The Queen has appointed Alexander Jacobs to be a District Judge.  The Lord Chief Justice has deployed him to the South Eastern Circuit, based at Westminster Magistrates’ Court with effect from 29 Janua... Continue Reading

The Lord Chancellor has confirmed that the law on surrogacy will be reviewed

Following a landmark ruling on a surrogacy case led by Elizabeth Isaacs QC and Adem Muzaffer, from St Ives Chambers, and Natalie Gamble and her team from NGA Law, it has been confirmed that the Law Commiss... Continue Reading

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. Elizabeth was chosen after Legal 500’s “many months... Continue Reading

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 rules surr... Continue Reading

Eleanor Mackereth accepted offer of tenancy

We are delighted to announce that Eleanor Mackereth has accepted an offer of tenancy at the end of her Pupillage.  She has already started developing a multi-disciplinary practice and is available for ins... Continue Reading

Following a landmark case in 2016, the process to review The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 will begin today as a draft remedial order is being sent to Parliament.

In 2016, Elizabeth Isaacs QC and Adem Muzaffer, from St Ives Chambers, and Natalie Gamble and her team from NGA Law challenged the law in relation to single parent surrogacy.  The remedial order as part o... Continue Reading

Elizabeth Isaacs QC and Adem Muzaffer shortlisted for Legal 500 UK awards

We are delighted to announce that the Legal 500 UK awards panel have shortlisted Elizabeth Isaacs QC for the Silk of the Year (Regions) and Adem Muzaffer for the Junior of the year (Regions). The Legal 500... Continue Reading