Our expertise

Our Chambers is divided into three specialist teams working with clients in criminal, family and civil law. With a team of over 70 barristers, including 9 King’s Counsel, Linenhall Chambers provide a depth of experience and expertise unrivalled in the area.

Our specialist areas of practice

Criminal Law

Linenhall Chambers provides the largest team of specialist criminal barristers specifically serving the courts in Cheshire and North Wales. We also undertake cases in South Wales, Manchester, Liverpool and in the Midlands. With over 30 juniors and 2 silks we provide specialist advocacy and advice services in every aspect of criminal law.

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Civil Law

The Civil Law team at Linenhall Chambers comprises specialists in a broad range of legal areas involving relations between persons and organisations including in relation to contract, tort, chancery, employment, property, personal injury, professional negligence, probate, trusts and inheritance act claims.

Specialisms include:


Property & Estates

Personal Injury

Family Law

Linenhall Chambers is widely recognised as one of the foremost regional sets in Family Law, with a strong reputation and proven track record in all areas of Family Law including Child Law (both private and public law cases), child protection, international child abduction, Finance and Divorce and all aspects of Injunctive relief and Enforcement Procedures.

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Find your legal representative

Details of our barristers are available on our website to help you find the right person to support you.

Our clerking team are also available to provide guidance on who may be best placed to assist you, whether you are an instructing solicitor or a direct access client, both in terms of expertise and availability.


We work for solicitors as referral lawyers and for other professional clients by way of Licenced Access.

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experienced members

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Public Access

Linenhall Chambers have a number of barristers who are qualified to accept instructions on a public access basis. This means you can instruct a barrister without need of a referral from a solicitor providing you with choice about how you deal with your legal matter.

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experienced members

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Accreditations and awards

Linenhall Chambers and its members are regulated by the Bar Standards Board.