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Chambers & Partners and Legal 500 UK Bar Rankings 202123 October 2020We are pleased to announce our continued success in the UK Bar 2021 editions of Chambers & Partners and Legal 500, being ranked as a leading set in Intellectual Property, Information Technology and Media & Entertainment.
Bridging the Bar28 September 20208 New Square is proud to be a Sponsor and Partner of Bridging the Bar, a charity committed to the promotion of diversity and equal opportunities at the Bar.  Bridging the Bar is committed to increasing the equality of access to opportunities in the legal profession across all under-represented groups. To find out more about […]
John Call’s Retirement14 September 2020After 48 years with Chambers, John Call has made the decision that the time is right to retire and will do so at the end of the year. Chambers feel extremely fortunate to have benefitted from John’s guidance, wisdom and good humour over the years and will miss him enormously. One of John’s many talents […]
Isabel Jamal is The Lawyer’s Barrister of the Week3 September 2020Chambers is pleased to announce that The Lawyer’s Barrister of the Week is Isabel Jamal. Isabel, together with Adrian Speck QC and Tom Jones, both of 8 New Square, recently acted for Unwired and Conversant in their successful landmark patent case in the Supreme Court against Huawei and ZTE. For those with access to The […]
Richard Meade QC is appointed as a Justice of the High Court4 September 2020Chambers is delighted to announce that Richard Meade QC has been appointed as a Justice of the High Court (Chancery Division) and will start his new appointment on the 7th September.  Spanning nearly 30 years, Richard has had a distinguished career at the Bar, and members of chambers wish him every success in his new […]