All the latest news from St. Mary's Chambers.

14 December 2017

Matthew O'Grady in Premiership Action

Matthew O’Grady made his 2017/2018 Aviva Premiership bow on Saturday 18th November when Newcastle Falcons took on Wasps at the 2017 Premiership finalists' home ground at the Ricoh Arena.
16,000 people saw a breathless game and, after a closely fought first half, Wasps ran out...

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25 October 2017


We are delighted to announce that following successful completion of pupillage Kathryn Moran has accepted an offer of tenancy. Kathryn formally becomes a tenant from the 1st November 2017.
On the 27th November, our ranks will be swelled further as Sue Gilborne has converted to the Bar and...

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23 October 2017

Legal 500 Guide to the Bar 2017 Recognises St. Mary's Chambers as a Leading Set

The Legal 500 have recognised us as a leading set for family law. Eight of our barristers have featured in the guide for the coming year. Here's  what they said about us:
'Specialist family set’ St Mary’s Chambers is well known for...

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31 August 2017

Matthew O’Grady Appointed to Sport Resolutions Panel

The Sport Resolutions Panel Appointment and Review Committee has appointed Matthew O’Grady to the Sport Resolutions Pro Bono Legal Advice Panel in the areas of safeguarding and discipline.
The service provides legal advice and representation for athletes and individuals of...

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08 February 2017

New Joint Heads of Chambers and Deputy Head of Chambers

All at St. Mary's Chambers are delighted to announce that Vickie Hodges and Judy Claxton are our new Joint Heads of Chambers. In her former role as Deputy Head, Judy has been acting Joint Head since the appointment of Jason Reece as a District Judge.
The vacant role of...

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