Gemma McGungle > Chambers of Richard Chapman KC > Manchester, England > Barrister Profile

Chambers of Richard Chapman KC
18 St John Street Chambers
M3 4EA

Work Department

Civil and personal injury law.


Gemma has had experience of a wide civil practice with an emphasis on personal injury work, including public, occupiers’ and employers’ liability, road traffic litigation and industrial disease. She has also had the benefit of experiencing claims involving issues of probate as well as boundary, business and contract law disputes. Having previously worked as a costs draftsman, Gemma is able to advise on costs matters, and represent parties at various levels of hearing.


Called 2011; Middle Temple.


University of Manchester (BSocSc Hons Politics and International Relations); BBP Law School (Graduate Diploma in Law); Manchester Metropolitan University (BPTC).

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Northern Circuit > Costs

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Gemma McGungle – 18 St John Street ‘Gemma is a fearless advocate – experienced and robust. She is articulate and always well prepared.’

Regional Bar > Northern Circuit > Clinical negligence

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Gemma McGungle – 18 St John Street Chambers ‘Gemma quickly grasps the issues in a case and assimilates large pieces of evidence to provide clear and effective advice on the issues. She understands the litigation process and ensures her advice is practical.’