Join the team at Cornwall Street Barristers

Family Team Opportunities

Following a hugely successful few years for our Family Team and a surplus of work here at Cornwall Street, we are now accepting applications from established practitioners from across the country to join us.
We are looking for practitioners who are over 10 years call and who either specialise within Care, Private Children and Financial Remedy cases or who practice generally within Family Law.
Chambers offers an array of benefits and services included within our highly competitive and transparent charging structure that is hard to beat. See below for further details.

Criminal Team Opportunities

Due to an exceptionally high increase in work, Chambers is seeking multiple Criminal practitioners to join our highly respected team in both the Midlands and in the South East.

We are particularly in need of those under 5 years’ call who prosecute at Grade 1 and Grade 2 and who defend; those who are over 5 years call who prosecute at Grade 3 and defend; and those who are Grade 4 prosecutors who are on – or who wish to join – the CPS Rasso Panel.

Why join us

We are a unique, forward-thinking set with over 50 Barristers practising across the country in four key areas of law; Crime, Civil (including Employment), Family and Regulatory. The services we provide are tailored to your needs, allowing you to work remotely or from one of our offices located in Birmingham or Oxford.

We are renowned for assisting our Members in building and maintaining successful practices through personal and professional support from other Members of chambers through our mentor program and through the provision of excellent clerking, business development and administration services. We have a proven record of guiding Counsel in their respective aspirations to either Silk or Judicial Appointments.

The fees we charge Members is exceptionally competitive and the benefits listed below, and more, are included in the fees we charge whereas at other sets they aren’t. We are also committed to ensuring our fees remain as low as possible.


Support Staff

Experienced and supportive clerking staff to guide practice development and assist in managing your diary and case management

Desk Space

Use of designated desk space within Chambers at no extra charge should you require it

Conference Rooms

Use of a number of Conference rooms with video link technology that connect to any type of platform

Library Resources

Access to both onsite and online resources (including books) with Westlaw and Lexis and Practical Law

Accounts Support & Credit Control

 Dedicated and experienced fees clerking, billing and receipt assistance including managing your age debt and credit control


Online Case Management

Access to your own online case management system to manage your caseload which integrates with your Microsoft 365 account


GDPR Compliance

Fully GDPR Compliant document storage solutions available on site and online

Your Own Direct Dial

Your own dedicated direct dial should you require it accessible from anywhere thanks to call forwarding capabilities


Indemnity Assistance

Assistance with renewing your insurance with Bar Mutual Indemnity Fund to ensure the level of cover you require is sufficient

IT Support

Comprehensive technology assistance

Microsoft 365 Subscription

Microsoft 365 subscription including online Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, SharePoint

Business Email Account

Your own dedicated Cornwall Street business email account.

VAT Assistance

Support staff to assist with your Making Tax Digital VAT return through your own dedicated Xero account

Website & Marketing Facilities

Support from our Marketing team to build and support your profile online and with Legal 500 and Chambers Partners Submissions

Apply today

If you are interested in joining Chambers and would like to have a confidential discussion about the competitive rates we charge and the excellent benefits members receive, please contact James Farmer, Chambers Executive on either 07384 463 028 or j.farmer@cornwallstreet.co.uk. CV and covering letter applications should also be sent to James Farmer at this address.

Cornwall Street Barristers operates an equal opportunities policy.

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