About 4 New Square
Type of work undertaken
4 New Square is a leading commercial set of barristers comprising 79 members of whom 22 are Queen’s Counsel. Its members act as specialist advocates in a wide range of domestic and international disputes and as expert advisers in non-contentious matters. A number of members also act as arbitrators and mediators.
4 New Square enjoys a formidable reputation in its principle areas of work: commercial litigation and arbitration, insurance, professional liability, construction, commercial chancery, costs, sports and public law.
Chambers is particularly well-known for professional liability work and has been named as the Professional Negligence Set of the Year at the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2016. Jackson & Powell on Professional Liability is written and edited by current and former members of chambers.
Chambers attracts a large amount of junior advocacy work which reflects the emphasis on developing pupils and junior tenants into experienced advocates.