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Wilberforce Chambers
Wilberforce Barristers

North Eastern Circuit > Crime (general and fraud)

Rising stars

Rachel Scott – Wilberforce ChambersA formidable advocate who leaves no stone unturned in her quest for achieving the best possible outcome for those who instruct her.’
Ranked: Tier 1

Leading Juniors

Michele Stuart-LofthouseWilberforce Chambers 'She is a formidable advocate with an appealingly light touch, which is popular with juries and respected by the judiciary.'
Ranked: Tier 2
Charlotte BainesWilberforce Chambers 'Charlotte has a fearlessness about her that means she will always act in a manner that puts her professional and lay client first. A force to be reckoned with.'
Ranked: Tier 2
Julia BaggsWilberforce ChambersShe is a very effective communicator and has a calming but firm style of advocacy.’
Ranked: Tier 2
Dale Brook – Wilberforce Chambers 'He has a great talent for putting the client at ease from the start of the case, and maintains the attention of the jurors - he has an excellent rapport with them.'
Ranked: Tier 3

North Eastern Circuit > Family: children and domestic violence

Leading Juniors

Richard Lee - Wilberforce Chambers 'Richard is is excellent when dealing with challenging clients, with a superbly attentive and patient bedside manner.'
Ranked: Tier 3
Joanne JenkinsWilberforce Chambers 'A junior with the ear of the court. A robust advocate who goes the extra mile for her clients, is extremely well-prepared and unflappable.'
Ranked: Tier 4

Wilberforce Chambers was established in 1965 in the heart of Hull Old Town. It is a prominent Barristers’ set with highly professional and dedicated teams that cover a range of specialist areas including criminal, family and civil law, offering advice and advocacy in both publicly and private funded work.

Department Name Email Telephone
Family team Gavin Button
Family team Jeremy Weston KC
Criminal team Richard Wright KC
Criminal team Oliver Saxby KC
Criminal team Paul Genney
Criminal team Steven Garth
Civil team Neil Cameron
Family team Sally Collins
Criminal team Richard Thompson
Criminal team Nigel Clive
Criminal team Stephen Robinson
Criminal team Charlotte Baines
Civil & Family team January Scott
Criminal team Michele Stuart-Lofthouse
Criminal team Dale Brook
Family team Alan Carnie
Family team Jonathan Wilson
Criminal and Family team Julia Baggs
Family team Debi Miller
Criminal team Claire Holmes
Family team Joanne Jenkins
Criminal team Cathrine Kioko-Gilligan
Criminal, Family & Civil team Michael Masson
Family team Rebecca Miller
Family team Gail Farrington
Civil team Robert Hastie
Family team Richard Lee
Criminal team Rachel Scott
Criminal, Family and Civil team Michael Forrest
Criminal, Family and Civil team Amber Hobson
Criminal, Family and Civil team Chloe Ogley
Family team Rachel Woad
Photo Name Position Profile
Charlotte Baines photo Charlotte Baines Barrister – criminal law
Sally Collins photo Sally Collins Head of Chambers
Oliver Saxby photo Oliver Saxby
Richard Thompson photo Richard Thompson Head of Chambers
Richard Wright photo Richard Wright
Wayne Stevens : Senior Clerk