27th Feb 2014
We are raising funds for the London Legal Support Trust, the Free Representation Unit and the Bar Pro Bono Unit. We know that these agencies do a fantastic job in preventing homelessness, resolving debt problems, gaining care for the elderly and disabled and fighting exploitation. We also know how short they are of the funds […]
10th Dec 2013
Goldsmith Chambers would like to congratulate Alun Jenkins on his recent appointment by the Lord Chancellor to the post of Deputy District Judge (Civil). We wish Alun a long and successful judicial career.
24th Jul 2013
Goldsmith Chanbers are delighted to be a sponsor of the Family Law Awards 2013. To discover more please click here.
21st Jun 2013
Goldsmith chambers are delighted at the news Edward Leigh MP (a member of chambers for many years) has received a Knighthood in the Queen’s birthday honours list.
15th May 2013
Head of Chambers Lord Thomas of Gresford speaks out about the Government’s proposals for change to the legal aid system. Click here for more information.
30th Apr 2013
Changes to Legal Aid following the 1st April 2013 reforms and how the Family team at Goldsmith Chambers can help. The Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act (LASPO) came into force on 1 April 2013. The Act brings into effect changes to the scope of civil legal aid. These changes mean that unless […]
5th Mar 2013
Meet out team of family mediators and recieve a 50% discount – in order to secure your half price MIAM click here.
28th Jan 2013
Due to a surplus of work we seek two 3rd six pupils for an immediate start. All applications should be sent to Angela Fane, Head of the Pupillage Committee. As a chambers, we take our responsibilities in respect of Equal Opportunities very seriously. As such, all applications will be handled in accordance with our Equal […]
12th Nov 2012
Andrew Colvin and Victoria Wilson are currently preparing a practical overview of how mediation is regulated in England and Wales for a book to be published in the Netherlands.
31st Oct 2012
The Court of Appeal has today handed down a judgement quashing convictions in a multiple-rape case in which Rina-Marie Hill defended a 19-year old female (charged alongside two male defendants). In its ruling, the Court of Appeal held that the bad character of Rina-Marie Hills client had been properly admitted but that there were a […]