Rod McGurk

Senior Clerk

Rod joined Church Court Chambers in 2016 from 7 Bedford Row chambers, having begun his clerking career 33 years ago, in 1989.

He is adept at building and maintaining client relationships both domestically and internationally. He has a thoroughly professional and compellingly friendly manner. He was awarded a professional qualification by the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) and is a member of the International Bar Association. Rod was also invited to join the Legal Forum at the University of Greenwich.

“The clerks’ room, led by senior clerk Rod McGurk and David Selsdon is very efficient and no task is too small or too great where barristers are concerned.”

– Legal 500 2023

Rod McGurk is superb

– Legal 500 2023

The clerks’ room, led by senior clerk Rod McGurk and David Selsdon is very efficient and no task is too small or too great where barristers are concerned

– Legal 500 2023

Rod McGurk leads commendably and David Selsdon is excellent.

– Legal 500 2023

The clerks’ room is very good; you can be sure that cases will be covered, feedback will be correct and thorough, and the correct barrister with the right year of call will be provided

– Legal 500 2023

Rod McGurk has been praised as “very user friendly” by Legal 500 2017

– Legal 500 2017

Rod McGurk, who is ‘highly experienced’ and ‘most helpful’

– Legal 500 2018

Rod McGurk is ‘very helpful and swift to respond to enquiries’

– Legal 500 2019