... at Park Square since 1876
... in providing a quality service
... at meeting the needs of today's solicitors and clients
There has been a Common Law barristers’ chambers at 39 Park Square since 1876 making our chambers the oldest, most established set on the North Eastern Circuit. We are proud of our longevity and regard it as a solid foundation upon which our reputation continues to be built.
Chambers provides experienced barristers in criminal and civil law. Several of our members enjoyed a previous career before practice at the Bar. Even amongst our junior members we have former solicitors, making us well placed to recognise the requirements of our solicitor clients.
39 Park Square is acutely aware of the changing legal landscape and we are committed to providing you with the highest quality of service. We recognise your contractual obligations to Insurer Clients and the Legal Aid Agency and your need for prompt, efficient handling and reporting of each case.
Rules of Pupillage On my first day of pupillage I was speaking to my Pupil Masters, Richard Canning and Rob Skyner. I called Richard, “Mr. Canning”. He cut me short. “The first lesson of pupillage is this. I’m Richard, he’s Rob. You only call me Mr. Canning and him Mr. Skyner in front of clients. […]