Rehana Begum > Chambers of Richard Chapman QC > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Public and private law family proceedings, mental health, social services.


Called 2004; Lincoln’s Inn.


Family Law Bar Association.


Buttershaw Upper School, Bradford; University of Leeds; School of Law: Leeds. Qualifications: BA (Hons) First Class – physical education and public media, barrister at law, former Solicitor.

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Northern Circuit > Family and children law

(Leading Juniors: Child Law (Public and Private)) Ranked: Tier 3

Rehana Begum18 St John Street ChambersVery committed to doing her best for parents and putting their case forward, even in cases where the prospects are limited, whilst at the same time being honest and realistic with parents regarding their prospects. Very knowledgeable in respect of this area of law. Approachable in terms of ongoing advice throughout proceedings between hearings.

Members of 18 St John Street Chambers provide ‘an excellent service‘ to clients and pride themselves on their approachability and expertise across the family field of law, including divorce and financial remedy, as well as private and public children law. Stephen Murray is known for his meticulous preparation and thorough grasp of the law; Yvonne Healing brings a ‘calm and child-focused approach to addressing issues‘; Kate Bramall has an established and broad client-base; former solicitor Leonie Caplan is a go-to for care proceedings; Kate Donohue is highlighted by instructing law firm for putting clients at ease; Fiona Holloran has a ‘strong forensic grasp‘ in evidence and issues; while the ‘very knowledgeableRehana Begum is another name to note for her complex public law cases.