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International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

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16.11.17

Serle Court hosted another very successful International Trusts and Commercial Litigation conference, this year taking place at the InterContinental New York Barclay hotel on 13 November 2017 and sponsored by...


Chambers & Partners 2018

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03.11.17

The latest Chambers UK Bar directory was published on 2 November and Serle Court and its members continue to be highly recommended. We have an impressive 117 individual recommendations and...


The Chambers UK Bar Awards 2017 - Chancery Set of...

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27.10.17

Serle Court were pleased to attend last night's Chambers UK Bar Awards, and are delighted to have been named Chancery Set of the Year.


British Legal Awards 2017

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19.10.17

Serle Court is one of only 8 chambers shortlisted for this year's Chambers of the Year Award. The British Legal Awards celebrate “achievement, excellence and innovation in the legal profession....


Legal 500 2017

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11.10.17

The 2017 Legal 500 directory has just been published and Serle Court continues to be highly recommended. We have 122 individual recommendations across 19 different practice areas. This year Alan...


Chambers UK Bar Awards Nominations

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31.08.17

The Chambers UK Bar Awards shortlist has been announced and we are delighted to have received 2 nominations. As a set, we have been nominated for Chancery Set of the...


International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - New York -...

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27.07.17

As we announced earlier this year, Serle Court’s International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference will take place at the InterContinental New York Barclay hotel on Monday 13 November 2017, and we...


Former member of Serle Court, Lord Justice Briggs, appointed to...

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24.07.17

We are delighted that Lord Justice Briggs, a former member of Serle Court, will join the Supreme Court as a Justice alongside Lady Justice Black and Lord Justice Lloyd Jones...


Serle Speak – Wills, Probate, and Charities

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06.07.17

The latest edition of Serle Speak is now available to download here. This edition focuses on topics in wills, probate, and charities, and includes the following articles: Probate in international...


Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - Jersey

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20.06.17

Serle Court hosted a successful Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference at The Royal Yacht Hotel in Jersey on 15 June 2017. Eleven members of chambers participated in the conference, which...


Transcontinental Trusts 2017 - Geneva

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23.05.17

Richard Wilson QC and James Brightwell will be speaking at the Transcontinental Trusts 2017 conference which takes place at the Grand Kempinski Hotel in Geneva from 12-14 June 2017. James...


Commentary on the ruling in O’Keefe & Anor v Caner...

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17.05.17

In O’Keefe & Anor v Caner & Ors [2017] EWHC 1105 (Ch) it was held on a preliminary issue, and as a matter of fact, that the appropriate prescription period...


Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - Jersey - Update

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16.05.17

We announced earlier this year that Serle Court’s Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference will take place at the Royal Yacht Hotel in Jersey on the afternoon of Thursday 15 June...


Serle Court welcomes top Commercial QC Rupert Reed

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04.04.17

Leading Chancery and Commercial set Serle Court is pleased to announce that Rupert Reed QC has joined Chambers on 3rd April from Wilberforce Chambers.  Rupert is a top Commercial Chancery...


Transcontinental Trusts: International Forum 2017 - Bermuda

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28.03.17

We are delighted to be sponsoring the Transcontinental Trusts: International Forum, taking place at The Fairmont Southampton in Bermuda on 4-5 May 2017. James Brightwell will be speaking on “Unexpected...


Serle Court announces hire of “outstanding junior” James Brightwell

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27.03.17

Leading Commercial and Chancery set Serle Court is pleased to announce the arrival of James Brightwell today, who joins from New Square Chambers. James was called to the Bar in...


C5’s 3rd Annual Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Asia Conference...

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21.03.17

We are delighted to be sponsoring the Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Conference in Hong Kong on 5-6 June 2017 at the Harbour Grand. Philip Jones QC will be speaking...


Chambers Global 2017

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17.03.17

The latest edition of Chambers Global is now available online at www.chambersandpartners.com/guide/global/2. We are delighted that Serle Court is again recommended as a set in four practice areas: Dispute Resolution: Commercial...


Ilott v The Blue Cross (previously Ilott v Mitson) -...

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15.03.17

Judgment was handed down by 7 Justices of the Supreme Court at 9.45am this morning in the landmark case of Ilott v The Blue Cross (previously Ilott v Mitson), the...


International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

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09.03.17

We are delighted to announce that we will again be hosting an International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference in New York on 13 November 2017, sponsored by Therium. The conference...


Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar 2017

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02.03.17

The latest edition of Who’s Who Legal: UK Bar was published earlier this year and we are delighted that five members of Serle Court are listed as “Most Highly Regarded”...


Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference - Jersey

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23.02.17

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference at The Royal Yacht Hotel in Jersey on the afternoon of Thursday 15 June 2017. ...


International Trust & Private Client Forums: Guernsey and Jersey 2017

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14.02.17

We are delighted to be sponsoring the International Trust & Private Client Forums, taking place at The Old Government House Hotel in Guernsey on 21 March 2017 and at L’Horizon...


Serle Court welcomes back Jonathan Adkin QC

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13.02.17

Leading Chancery and Commercial set Serle Court announces the return of top Silk Jonathan Adkin QC, who will be re-joining chambers on 13 February 2017 from Fountain Court. Jonathan is a...


C5’s Geneva Forum on Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery

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26.01.17

Elizabeth Jones QC and Jonathan Harris QC (Hon.) will be speaking at the Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery Forum in Geneva on 16-17 March 2017 at the Grand Hotel Kempinski....


SerleSpeak – Company and Partnership law

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24.01.17

The latest edition of SerleSpeak is now available to download on the newsletters section of the website. This edition focuses on topics in company and partnership law, and includes the...


The Lawyer Top 20 Cases of 2017

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23.01.17

The Lawyer has published its Top 20 Cases of 2017 and 4 Serle Court barristers are named in 2 of the cases ranked in the “Top 10”. Philip Marshall QC and...


Trust & Estates Litigation Forum 2017

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17.01.17

We are delighted to be sponsoring the prestigious Trust & Estates Litigation Forum for the tenth year running. The forum is a leading event in its field attracting the very...


New Queen’s Counsel for Serle Court

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12.01.17

The results of the 2016-17 Queen's Counsel appointment round were announced today. Many congratulations to Dakis Hagen who was successful. The conferment ceremony will take place on Monday 13 February...


Jonathan Harris QC (Hon) gives evidence to House of Lords...

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14.12.16

Jonathan Harris QC (Hon) gave evidence to the House of Lords EU Justice Committee on 13 December 2016 on the potential implications of Brexit for jurisdiction and the enforcement of...


International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York

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17.11.16

Serle Court hosted a very successful International Trusts and Commercial Litigation conference at The Peninsula New York Hotel on 14 November 2016. Twenty two Serle Court members spoke during the day...


Chambers & Partners 2017

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09.11.16

The latest Chambers UK Bar directory was published on 1 November and Serle Court and its members continue to be highly recommended. We have an impressive 108 individual recommendations placing...


The Legal 500 UK 2017 Awards – Chambers of the...

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27.10.16

We are delighted to have once again been named “Private client: trusts and probate” Chambers of the Year in this year’s Legal 500 awards.


The Legal 500 UK Awards – 2017

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20.10.16

The Legal 500 UK Awards shortlist has been announced and we are delighted to have received 3 nominations. As a set we have been nominated for Set of the year...


British Legal Awards 2016

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06.10.16

Serle Court is one of only 8 chambers shortlisted for this year's Chambers of the Year Award. "The British Legal Awards are the leading awards for the UK's thriving business...


Chambers UK Bar Awards Nominations

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21.09.16

We are delighted that Serle Court has received two nominations at this year's Bar Awards. The nominations are David Blayney QC for Banking Silk of the Year and Elizabeth Jones...


Legal 500 2016

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15.09.16

The 2016 Legal 500 directory has just been published and Serle Court continues to be highly recommended. We have 119 individual recommendations across 23 different practice areas. This year Lance...


SerleSpeak – Fraud

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05.09.16

The latest edition of SerleSpeak is now available to download on the newsletters section of the website. This edition focuses on topics in fraud, and includes the following articles: International...


Serle Court’s Nicholas Lavender QC appointed High Court Judge

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29.07.16

Nicholas Lavender QC, of Serle Court, has been appointed a High Court Judge assigned to the Queen’s Bench Division. Nicholas will take his seat on the bench later this year....


Citywealth Leaders List 2016

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27.07.16

The Citywealth Leaders List 2016 has now been published and is available on line at https://www.citywealthmag.com/leaders-list. Serle Court has 12 barristers recommended as prominent barristers in the field of contentious...


Litigation Conference - London - Update

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26.07.16

We announced earlier this year that Serle Court's Litigation Conference will take place at the Merchant Taylors' Hall in London on Tuesday 20 September 2016. The conference programme is now...


International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York –...

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15.07.16

We announced earlier this year that Serle Court’s International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference will take place at The Peninsula New York Hotel on Monday 14 November 2016, and we...


The Halsbury Legal Awards 2016

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11.07.16

We are delighted to have been named as finalists in the Chambers of the Year – Exceptional Achievement category at this year’s Halsbury Legal Awards: “celebrating the rule of law”....


Dicey, Morris and Collins, The Conflict of Laws

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08.07.16

The 3rd supplement to the 15th edition of the leading work Dicey, Morris and Collins, The Conflict of Laws has just been published under the joint general editorship of Jonathan...


Chambers High Net Worth 2016

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06.07.16

The newly released Chambers HNW Guide is now available online at http://www.chambersandpartners.com/guide/hnw/21. We are delighted that Serle Court is recommended as a set in Chancery: Traditional with seven barristers also...


International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference – New York –...

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31.05.16

We announced last month that Serle Court will be hosting an International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference in New York on Monday 14 November 2016. We are now pleased to...


#VOOM 2016 – Suzanne Rab selected as one of the...

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31.05.16

Suzanne Rab, Competition Law barrister at Serle Court Chambers has been selected to help Sir Richard Branson’s #VOOM 2016 team find the cream of entrepreneurs from across the UK and...


Chambers Global 2016

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25.05.16

The latest edition of Chambers Global is now available online at http://www.chambersandpartners.com/guide/global/2. We are delighted that Serle Court is recommended as a set in four practice areas: Dispute Resolution: Commercial Chancery...


Pupils offered tenancy

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18.05.16

We are delighted to announce that all three of our current pupils, Charlotte Beynon, Eleni Dinenis and Sophia Hurst have been offered tenancy and have accepted. They will become members of...


‘Rising Star’ – Transcontinental Trusts, Bermuda

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13.05.16

We’re delighted to announce that Emma Hargreaves won the ‘Rising Star’ competition at the IBC Transcontinental Trusts Conference in Bermuda. Nominees were required to present a 1,000 word paper entitled...



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