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Work 020 7421 8000
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Fax 020 7421 8035
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www.36group.co.uk

London Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

With β€˜a range of experienced counsel to suit all occasions and clients’, The 36 Group brings together barristers with expertise in family, criminal and civil law. It is β€˜a dynamic set’ that β€˜should be a household name for solicitors’. The family division of chambers, known as β€œ36 Family”, is clerked by a team led by Danny Chapman, who has β€˜made great strides over the last few years’ and β€˜understands what is important for family practitioners’. Together with first family clerk Ashley London, the duo are β€˜head and shoulders above other family clerks and always go the extra mile’. Other key contacts include operations manager and criminal practice manager Michelle Simpson, while on the civil side, business development manager Steven Newbery and senior civil clerk Everton Wedderburn are the names to note. Collectively, the clerks are β€˜always very willing to help and provide counsel at the last minute, when needed.’ Offices in: London

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London Bar

Children law (including public and private law)
Children law (including public and private law) – Leading sets - ranked: tier 4

The 36 Group

The 36 Group is β€˜an excellent set’, where members have experience in complex Court of Appeal and Supreme Court cases, acting for local authorities and private individuals.

Children law (including public and private law) – Leading silks

William Tyler QC - The 36 Group β€˜He is incredibly bright and charming; you will not find a more cerebral silk.’

Ranked: tier 3
Children law (including public and private law) – 2016 silks

Hannah Markham QC - The 36 Group β€˜Very impressive.’

Ranked: tier 1
Children law (including public and private law) – Leading juniors

Kate Grieve - The 36 Group β€˜Judges hold her in such high regard, and her big personality and strength in court means she is a hit with clients.’

Ranked: tier 4

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Crime (general crime)
Crime (general crime) – Leading silks

Amjad Malik QC - The 36 Group β€˜He prosecutes and defends in murder cases.’

Ranked: tier 3

Christopher Donnellan QC - The 36 Group β€˜He prosecutes high-profile murder trials.’

Ranked: tier 3
Crime (general crime) – Leading juniors

Sarah Gaunt - The 36 Group β€˜A hardworking, efficient and unflappable advocate, who is undaunted by unusual and complex cases.’

Ranked: tier 3

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Family law (including divorce and financial remedy)
Family law (including divorce and financial remedy) – Leading juniors

Niki Langridge - The 36 Group β€˜She has excellent client care skills and a razor-sharp brain.’

Ranked: tier 2

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International crime and extradition
International crime and extradition – Leading juniors

Emilie Pottle - The 36 Group β€˜A promising member of the junior extradition Bar.’

Ranked: tier 2

Saoirse Townshend - The 36 Group β€˜She always goes the extra mile and makes valuable contributions to the team.’

Ranked: tier 2

Florence Iveson - The 36 Group β€˜Instructed by governments and requested persons.’

Ranked: tier 3

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Set overviews: England and Wales

With β€˜a range of experienced counsel to suit all occasions and clients’, The 36 Group brings together barristers with expertise in family, criminal and civil law. It is β€˜a dynamic set’ that β€˜should be a household name for solicitors’. The family division of chambers, known as β€œ36 Family”, is clerked by a team led by Danny Chapman, who has β€˜made great strides over the last few years’ and β€˜understands what is important for family practitioners’. Together with first family clerk Ashley London, the duo are β€˜head and shoulders above other family clerks and always go the extra mile’. Other key contacts include operations manager and criminal practice manager Michelle Simpson, while on the civil side, business development manager Steven Newbery and senior civil clerk Everton Wedderburn are the names to note. Collectively, the clerks are β€˜always very willing to help and provide counsel at the last minute, when needed.’ Offices in: London

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