Guildford Chambers is a progressive, multi-disciplinary set of barristers, uniquely positioned to provide competitive and effective advocacy for individuals and businesses in Surrey, Hampshire, Berkshire, London and the South East.

Our growing portfolio of clients value that we work with them as an extension of their team, and we endeavour to build strong and successful working relationships. We operate a system of specialist practice groups which ensure you receive the best advice and advocacy from your chosen barrister.

Our barristers and experienced, responsive clerking team share an uncompromising attitude to quality and client service with a sensible approach to cost.

“Amanda Minto is very experienced in financial remedy work”

LEGAL 500 – 2017

“Rowan Morton is a very safe pair of hands”

LEGAL 500 – 2017

“Fiona Griffin is extensively experienced in private law children matters”

LEGAL 500 – 2017

“Gregory Tee is very experienced in bankruptcy and insolvency matters”

LEGAL 500 – 2017

“Christine Julien is experienced in relocation and international child abduction cases”

LEGAL 500 – 2017

“Janet Haywood is known for public law children cases”

LEGAL 500 – 2017

“Claire Shrimpton can instantly put clients at ease”

LEGAL 500 – 2017

“George Coates is a robust advocate, who works hard for his clients”

LEGAL 500 – 2017

“Rowan Morton provides excellent client care when handling complicated employment and discrimination matters”

LEGAL 500 2016

“Janet Haywood is a highly experienced and knowledgeable advocate for complex children law cases”

LEGAL 500 2016

“Fiona Griffin is a specialist in TOLATA cases”

LEGAL 500 2016

“Greg Tee always goes the extra mile”

LEGAL 500 2016

“George Coates is a robust advocate and a straight talker”

LEGAL 500 2016

“Matthew Pascall provides strong advice and is able to handle difficult situations”

LEGAL 500 2016

“Christine Julien deals with cases and clients calmly and confidently”

Legal 500 2016

“Rowan Morton is extremely competent and goes the extra mile for clients.”

LEGAL 500 2015

“Christine Julien’s practice includes contract and residence disputes, and child brain injury cases.”

LEGAL 500 2015

“Janet Haywood of Guildford Chambers handles a wide range of family law cases, including those involving children matters, finance and domestic abuse issues. She often represents parents in proceedings against local authorities, and deals with financial cases involving issues of disclosure.”

CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS 2015

“Janet Haywood’s workload includes private law children cases involving allegations of domestic violence”

LEGAL 500 2015

“Gregory Tee is willing to go beyond instructions to advise on alternative options”

LEGAL 500 2015

“Fiona Griffin is knowledgeable about the law, practice and procedure”

LEGAL 500 2015

“Matthew Pascall always gives very practical advice”

LEGAL 500 2015

“George Coates specialises in financial remedy cases involving
businesses, trusts and pensions”

LEGAL 500 2015

“Gregory Tee is a Commercial and Chancery law specialist with extensive knowledge of bankruptcy, insolvency and trusts”

LEGAL 500 2014

“Fiona Griffin is meticulous, thorough and client friendly.”

LEGAL 500 2014

“Rowan Morton has a real flair for dealing with lay clients.”

LEGAL 500 2014

“Christine Julien is particularly experienced in representing parents with learning difficulties”

LEGAL 500 2014

“Matthew Pascall has a methodical approach to case preparation”

LEGAL 500 2014

 “George Coates is experienced in financial remedy proceedings”

LEGAL 500 2014

“Janet Haywood is recommended for public and private law children cases”

LEGAL 500 2014

“Janet Haywood, Christine Julien and Fiona Griffin are recommended for care and adoption proceedings.”

LEGAL 500 2013

“Gregory Tee has a broad Chancery and commercial practice which includes insolvency matters”

LEGAL 500 2013

“Rowan Morton is ‘tough but sensible; willing to fight for a point, but will not pursue a fruitless argument.”

LEGAL 500 2013

“Matthew Pascall is recommended for unfair dismissal and discrimination work.”

LEGAL 500 2013

“George Coates has notable financial relief expertise.”

LEGAL 500 2013

“Janet Haywood of Guildford Chambers is highly regarded for her proficiency in complex children’s law matters. She is particularly experienced in handlling cases with elements of suspected emotional, physical or sexual abuse”

CHAMBERS AND PARTNERS 2013

“George Coates has particular expertise in ancillary relief matters”

LEGAL 500 2012

“Janet Haywood is particularly skilful in children matters”

LEGAL 500 2012

“Christine Julien is recommended for her care work”

LEGAL 500 2012

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