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‘One of the super-sets’, Brick Court Chambers is ‘an all-round strong’ set with ‘a large selection of high-quality competition law specialists’, ‘top commercial counsel’, ‘an excellent chambers for banking litigation’, and a ‘go-to’ set for public administrative law.
The Legal 500 2020
The clerks’ room ‘sets the benchmark’ for other sets with its ‘friendly, knowledgeable, and hardworking’ clerks.
The Legal 500 2020
"An outstanding commercial set with a track record of excellence across its core areas of work."
Chambers & Partners 2018
"A set that is singled out for its "first-rate" clerking and "client service-oriented, commercial approach."

Brick Court success at the GCR Awards 2014 in Washington DC


Brick Court Chambers and Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft were awarded ‘Merger Control Matter of the Year – Europe’ at last night’s GCR Awards, for the Aer Lingus/Ryanair merger case, appearing as counsel for Aer Lingus.

The ‘Merger Control Matter of the Year – Europe’ Award acknowledges creative, strategic and innovative competition work on a landmark merger control matter in Europe.  Recipients of the award are nominated and voted for by GCR’s readership of competition professionals worldwide.

James Flynn QC and Daniel Piccinin were present at the ceremony in Washington DC to accept the award.

The GCR Awards Special Report is here.

James Flynn QC and Daniel Piccinin appeared for Aer Lingus, instructed by Alec Burnside of Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft.