George Vare


Year of Call: 2020

Practice Overview

George joined Chambers as a tenant in October 2021 following the successful completion of his pupillage under the supervision of Lance Ashworth QC, Constance McDonnell QC, Matthew Morrison, Dan McCourt Fritz and Gareth Tilley. He is developing a broad commercial chancery practice in line with chambers’ profile. During pupillage, George worked on cases across Serle Court’s core practice areas, with particular experience in commercial litigation, company law, civil fraud, and private client work.

George read History at the University of Cambridge, graduating with a first-class degree and receiving several awards and scholarships. He then completed the GDL at City Law School where he was awarded a Distinction (ranking fifth in his year). Before coming to the Bar, George taught at a secondary school before working in the property department of Solomon, Taylor & Shaw, a boutique commercial/property London law firm. He completed the BPTC in 2020 (graded Outstanding) having been awarded a Major Scholarship and Duke of Edinburgh Entrance Award by Inner Temple.

News & Events

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    #SerleShare - Pro Bono Week 2021

    To mark the 20th annual Pro Bono Week which takes place from 1st to 5th November 2021, Beverly-Ann Rogers, Matthew... Read More

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    Q&A with Serle Court’s New Tenants: John Eldridge, Andrew Gurr and George Vare

    John Eldridge, Andrew Gurr and George Vare join chambers as of 1st October following successful completion of their pupillages. ... Read More

Education & Qualifications

History (MA Cantab), Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge (First-Class)

GDL, City Law School (Distinction, ranked 5th in year)

BPTC, City Law School (Outstanding)

Scholarships and Prizes

Major Scholarship, Inner Temple

Duke of Edinburgh Entrance Award, Inner Temple

Research Coursework Award – Finalist, City Law School

Dr Tindal Hart Prize, Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge

Rowley Mainhood Award, Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge

College Academic Scholarship, Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge

College Academic Exhibition, Emmanuel College, University of Cambridge

News & Events

  • News

    #SerleShare - Pro Bono Week 2021

    To mark the 20th annual Pro Bono Week which takes place from 1st to 5th November 2021, Beverly-Ann Rogers, Matthew... Read More

    News

    Q&A with Serle Court’s New Tenants: John Eldridge, Andrew Gurr and George Vare

    John Eldridge, Andrew Gurr and George Vare join chambers as of 1st October following successful completion of their pupillages. ... Read More