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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."

Judge Nicholas Forwood rejoins Brick Court as a door tenant


Brick Court Chambers is pleased to announce that Judge Nicholas Forwood has returned to Chambers, as a door tenant, after 16 years as a Judge of the CJEU General Court in Luxembourg . Judge Forwood will resume an advisory practice and also accept appointments as an arbitrator in Commercial , Competition and IP matters.  

Joint Head of Chambers, Helen Davies QC, comments, ““We are delighted to welcome Judge Nicholas Forwood back to Chambers. Along with David Vaughan QC he was one of the architects of our Competition and EU practice at Brick Court. Judge Forwood further bolsters our list of distinguished retired judges undertaking International Arbitration matters, which includes Judge Fidelma Macken SC and Lords Phillips, Hoffmann and Hope.”