About Gatehouse Chambers
Gatehouse Chambers is a successful, award-winning commercial barristers chambers with a reputation for high quality legal expertise, excellent administration and an approachable, business-focused style. This is consistently recognised in Chambers & Partners and Legal 500.
We are recognised as a leading chambers for training, winning the Legal Cheek Best Chambers for Training Award 2019. We are committed to providing first class facilities and in 2021 moved to state of the art modern facilities.
Types of work undertaken
We are a market leader in promoting equality, diversity and inclusion, winning awards for our work in these areas. In July 2021 we took on our current name having discovered its predecessor name (Hardwicke) was associated with a former Lord Chancellor who supported slavery.
Our main practice areas are:
- Commercial Dispute Resolution
- Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence
- Private Client
- Professional Liability
We offer a pupillage award of £55,000 pa. We also fund attendance at the Bar Council’s compulsory courses and operate guaranteed earnings schemes for our first and second year members. These are currently £40,000 for the first year in practice and £50,000 for the second year.