UK Leading  Set  2017




Thomas More Chambers is a leading set of barristers’ chambers, providing outstanding quality advocacy and advice to individuals, businesses and governments.


We are proud to announce the appointment of

Geoffrey Cox Q.C. as HM Attorney General for England & Wales



We offer advice and representation across a wide range of legal market sectors, acting both nationally and internationally.

We are energetic innovative and service-orientated.

Many members of chambers can be instructed on a direct access basis.


LEGAL 500 2018:


Thomas More Chambers is an under-appreciated set with some astonishingly bright and ‘formidable specialist advocates practising across a dozen core areas, including arbitration, crime, employment, insolvency and property. Head of chambers Geoffrey Cox QC has recently been appointed attorney general. The clerking is first rate; chief clerk Stuart Sellen is very efficient, knows exactly where his barristers are, what they can do and when they can do it by; nothing is too much trouble senior civil clerk Craig Brown; and senior criminal clerk Clifford Strong goes above and beyond to assist counsel in their chambers, the instructing solicitors and the client


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Mathew Sherratt QC secures acquittal for murder in Birmingham Crown Court. His client was alleged to be one of three men who kicked and stamped their homeless friend to death in a brutal attack. See press report 




Fiona Edington and Puneet Rai successfully defend Colonel charged with £98k school fees fraud in Court Martial. News report here.





Michael Smith secures Court of Appeal judgment that the part-time contract of a British Airways cabin crew member was discriminatory because, proportionately, she was required her to work more days than her full time colleagues.

Case report



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Mathew Sherratt Q.C. secures acquittal of Millwall fan charged with the unlawful act manslaughter of a Nottingham Forest supporter. News report here.




Sarah Lucy Cooper's article on international service in family law cases is published in Family Law Week.