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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."

Court of Justice clarifies effect of prorogation of jurisdiction under Brussels II Regulation


On a reference from the Court of Appeal (England & Wales) (Civil Division), the Court of Justice has clarified the effect of prorogation of jurisdiction under Regulation 2201/2003 (“the Brussels II Regulation”), concerning issues of jurisdiction and the recognition and enforcement of judgments in matrimonial and family law matters.

The judgment is here.

Margaret Gray acted for the United Kingdom Government, instructed by Treasury Solicitors.