Lincoln House Chambers Recognised as a Tier 1 Leading Set in Legal 500

Lincoln House Chambers are pleased to announce that a significant number of our members have been ranked across several practice areas in the latest guide rankings in The Legal 500.

Lincoln House Chambers were ranked as a Tier 1, leading set. It was noted:

For many ‘the top set in Manchester‘ and ‘a national contender for crime work‘, Lincoln House Chambers has ‘a formidable reputation for heavy fraud and serious criminal work’.

‘A top-drawer set

At every level, they have quality barristers and a depth of choice many other chambers don’t have. It is evident they have a robust policy on new tenants and pupils as right down to that level they exude quality.

Among the leading criminal silks ranked as ‘Tier 1’ advocates were: Kate Blackwell QCAndrew Thomas QC and Simon Csoka QC; 2020 silks Mark FordTim Storrie were also ranked for Crime.

Ranked as leading juniors for crime were Daniel ThomasRichard DawsonGerard DoranRichard EnglishSimon Gurney, Alex Leach & Katherine Pierpoint.

The regulatory team were noted as being “a first-choice for business and regulatory crime matters” and specific rankings were given to Austin WelchSimon Gurney & Leila Ghahhary with Lee Hughes being recognised as a ‘Rising Star’ in this area of practice.

Austin Welch and Leila Ghahhary were also ranked as Leading Juniors under Inquest & Inquiries

Simon Gurney was also ranked as a Leading Junior under Professional Disciplinary.

See full rankings here:

Inquiries and Inquests 

Business and Regulatory Crime 

Professional Disciplinary

General Crime