Areas of Work

We focus primarily on the following four areas:

Criminal Law

Wilberforce Chambers has an impressive and widely experienced Criminal Team practising locally. Our team ranges from newly appointed junior members starting out in their careers to the formidable and vastly experienced Bernard Gateshill who was called in 1972.

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Family Law

Wilberforce Chambers Family Team are a well-respected highly committed team of barristers. We are all members of the FLBA, the specialist bar association for family lawyers. We are drawn from a range of backgrounds and some of our members are former solicitors on the Children Panel.

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Civil Law

Wilberforce Chambers has a versatile and experienced Civil Team ranging from newly appointed junior members to senior practitioners of over 25 years call and all levels in between.

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Regulatory Law

Wilberforce Chambers has the benefit of a number of experienced practitioners who regularly defend and prosecute cases of Health and Safety, Environmental Health, Animal Cruelty, Trading Standards, Elderly and Mental Health Welfare.

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