Gareth Stickels

Gareth Stickels

Senior Criminal Clerk


Gareth is the Senior Criminal Clerk who oversees the running of the busy Criminal Team consisting of 37 Juniors and 2 Silks.

Having previously worked at Wrexham County Court and Chester Crown Court, Gareth started his career as a Barrister’s Clerk in October 1996at 40 King Street Chambers, which later relocated to Nicholas Street in 1998. Gareth was promoted to the position of Junior Clerk in 1998 as Nicholas Street Chambers grew into the largest set of Chambers in Chester. In 2000 Gareth became the Criminal Clerk/Deputy Senior Clerk.

In March 2011 Nicholas Street Chambers and 1 Stanley Place Chambers merged to form Linenhall Chambers and Gareth was appointed as the Senior Criminal Clerk.

In his spare time Gareth enjoys spending time with his family, travel, reading, cycling, comedy and music. He also follows Liverpool FC and attends many home matches.