Jackie MaskewChambers Director Call: 0121 262 1705 E: email@example.com
Chambers Director, Jackie Maskew is responsible for leading the strategic aspects of St Ives’ operations including business development, HR, finance, facilities, marketing, IT and quality assurance. Having worked in the legal profession for 34 years (23 of which in management positions), she specialises in helping organisations to reach peak performance through innovative change management and people development approaches. Jackie also chairs the Business Development Team.
“Chambers Director Jackie Maskew leads the administrative arm of chambers, which is ‘efficient and offers a good standard of service’.” Legal 500
Jackie is a member of the Charted Institute of Personnel and Development and the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks.
Sarah RobinsonPractice Manager Family Call: 0121 262 1703 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah joined St Ives in 1999 and is responsible for the management of our large Family Children Team and the Court of Protection Team alongside her Assistant Practice Managers Nick Burdon, Asma Akhtar and David Walters.
Legal 500 2017 described Sarah as "one of the best clerks in the West Midlands."
Nick BurdonAssistant Practice Manager Family Call: 0121 262 1704 E: email@example.com
Nick has over 15 years’ experience in barristers chambers in the Midlands. As Assistant Practice Manager, he is involved in all aspects of the family team, including diary management, liaising with courts and billing. Nick is also a member of the Business Development Team.
David WaltersAssistant Practice Manager for Private Law and Court of Protection Call: 0121 262 1719 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
David is the Assistant Practice Manager for Private Law and Court of Protection. David joins the team having previously gained excellent experience as a Family Executive in a firm of solicitors specialising in all areas of family law and will be happy to help with your enquiries. David is also a member of the Business Development Team.
Philip HidsonPractice Manager Crime Call: 0121 262 1701 E: email@example.com
Philip Hidson is the Criminal Practice Group Manager. He is regarded in the industry as honest, pragmatic and unflappable in times of stress.
Legal 500 2017 described Phil as someone who 'goes above and beyond wherever possible.'
Andrew RourkeBusiness Development Manager Crime Call: 0121 262 1729 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Andrew Rourke is the Criminal Practice Group Business Development Manager. He brings a wealth of industry experience to his role at St Ives Chambers; he displays a real flair for client service and account management. He is also a member of the Business Development Team.
Ross HandsPractice Manager Civil & Family Finance Call: 0121 262 1700 E: email@example.com
Ross has overall responsibility for the Civil, Regulatory and Family Finance teams in Chambers and is also part of the Business Development Team. He has been described by the Legal 500 as ‘a very effective clerk, who adopts a down-to-earth, no-nonsense approach’.
In 2017, Legal 500 described Ross as 'friendly and approachable' and 'stands out for his client care.'
Catherine MerryAssistant Practice Manager Civil & Family Finance Call: 0121 262 1711 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Catherine joined St Ives from another Birmingham Chambers in 2015. Prior to becoming an Assistant Practice Manager, Catherine worked in administration at several leading Midlands firms specialising in family law for over 10 years.
Hannah YatesAssistant Practice Manager Family Finance & Civil Call: 0121 262 1702 E: email@example.com
Hannah joined St Ives as the Assistant Practice Manager Civil & Family Finance. Hannah has excellent experience in the legal industry having practised as a solicitor in both family and civil matters and will be happy to assist you with your queries. Hannah is also a member of the Business Development Team.
Jamie BrooksSenior Fees Clerk Call: 0121 262 1758 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
With experience as an Assistant Practice Manager, Jamie Brooks was appointed to Senior Fees Clerk in 2015. He has a wealth of experience in the legal sector having worked in Chambers both in London and the Midlands.
Sunita BoparaiFees Administrator Call: 0121 262 1793 E: email@example.com
Sunita joined Chambers in 2013. Her role is a combination of credit control, fee collection and data analysis. She has experience across all Practice Areas, and works alongside the rest of the team to ensure all debts are collected as swiftly and smoothly as possible.
Gintare BroomfieldFees Administrator Call: 0121 262 1782 E: Gintare.Broomfield@stiveschambers.co.uk
Gintare joined St Ives Chambers as a Fees Clerk in 2013 and gained all round experience across all practice areas. She deals with debt collection and recovery of Barristers’ fees, as well as data analysis and monthly reporting.
Gill ButchardFees Consultant E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Gill joined Chambers as a Fees Consultant in 2011, bringing with her over 20 years' experience and knowledge in billing and debt collection across the full range of work received into Chambers. Gill works from her home in Kent, however she does manage the occasional visit to Chambers.
Christine DoyleMarketing Manager Call: 0121 236 0863 E: email@example.com
Christine Doyle is the Marketing Manager. She has a great deal of experience in managing creative and successful marketing and PR campaigns across the commercial and charity sectors. Christine is a member of the Business Development Team as well as the Chartered Institute of Marketing.
Abraham MosesAdministrative Support Call: 0121 236 0863 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Abraham is the Administrative Support Assistant for St Ives Chambers. His role involves providing support to the Chambers Director, all Clerks and Barristers, as well as carrying out his daily tasks which all contribute to the day-to-day smooth running of Chambers.