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Temple Garden Chambers places great importance on the recruitment of the highest calibre barristers who value integrity and excellence. We welcome applications to join us from established practitioners or those seeking pupillage.

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Current opportunities

Clerk required

Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Temple Garden Chambers is a leading common law set based in London. With excellence from top to bottom Chambers provides a first class service in a number of different fields. We are seeking to recruit an exceptional person to join our busy clerks’ room.

This is a highly pressurised role and the successful candidate must be able to cope with the demands of a busy and varied workload.

Candidates must demonstrate:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to work as part of a team including managing more junior staff members
  • Appreciation of the critical importance of attention to detail
  • Capability of working under own initiative
  • Experience of practice management and business development
  • Proven track record in similar or comparable role

Duties will include:

  • Diary management – including agreeing brief fees at all levels
  • Providing figures for costs budgets, and costs negotiations
  • Rendering and chasing of fees
  • Fair allocation of work
  • Preparing and performing practice reviews
  • Task management of unbilled fees
  • Management of seminars and training programs
  • Attending internal and external chambers events
  • Pro –active Business development
  • Supervision and mentoring of junior staff

Curriculum Vitae along with covering letter should be sent by Friday 6 October 2017 to:

Nancy Rice
Temple Garden Chambers
1 Harcourt Buildings
London EC4Y 9BB
LDE: 382 London Ch’Lane
Email: Nancy