(Pictured L-R James Cowdell, Chambers Bar Editor and Nigel Poole QC, Head of Kings Chambers)
Kings Chambers was awarded “Regional Chambers of the Year” at the Chambers Bar Awards last night at the London Hilton on Park Lane.
The annual awards ceremony reflects independent legal directory Chambers and Partners’ extensive research undertaken to provide a definitive guide to the premier sets in the country, as well as a set’s pre-eminence in key practice areas and notable achievements in the past 12 months.
Nigel Poole QC, Head of Chambers, collecting the award said:
“Kings Chambers is truly honoured to have won this award given that some of the best sets in the country were also nominated.
“Winning the Regional Chambers of the Year award recognises our position as an integral part of the highly skilled and accessible service that the regional Bar offers its service users. Kings Chambers is proud to be a regional chambers and so we especially prize this award.
“The award is just recognition for our hard-working clerks and staff as well as the very talented and dedicated civil practitioners who make Kings Chambers the success that it is.”
The Chambers and Partners directories are considered a definitive guide to the legal world and recognise strategic growth and investment as well as outstanding work and expertise.
Kings Chambers is invested in supporting the region’s growth and in March 2018, became the first Chambers to join the Northern Powerhouse partnership, working with the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government to promote the North.