Mon - Fri 09:00 - 18.00
Central Court 25 Southampton Buildings London WC2A 1AL
Tel: +44 020 7936 3637
DX 458 London Chancery Lane
Chambers provides an out of hours service. If you call Chambers main number you will be diverted to the clerk on call who will be able to deal with your enquiry.
Rod McGurk will join Chambers to work alongside our Senior Clerk, Dan Bartlett.
He bolsters our hugely experienced and approachable clerking team of Rachael Pearman, Sam Elvin, Will Barry and Mark Bird (Fees’ Clerk).
Rod McGurk was 7 Bedford Row’s Senior Clerk.
Rod has been praised as “very user friendly” by Legal 500.
Rod joined 7 Bedford Row chambers in 2012 having begun his clerking career 27 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.
Church Court Chambers are proud to have him onboard and look forward to his imminent start.
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