Sam Powis re-joins St Ives Chambers

We are pleased to announce that Sam Powis will be re-joining St Ives Chambers after taking early retirement in Spring 2023. With nearly 40 years of experience, Sam is an expert in all areas of criminal defence law. She is experienced in dealing with all types of offences including homicide and non-fatal offences, drugs, fraud, and cases involving allegations of sexual offences against adults and children. Sam has an exceptional reputation on the Midlands Circuit and Chambers looks forward to welcoming her back in January 2024.

To instruct Sam from January 2024, please contact the Criminal Clerks now. For more information, please contact Daniel Giles or James Harte on 0121 236 0863 or by email on or