New appointments strengthen Chambers’ presence on Attorney General’s Panel

February 26, 2021

Following the recent application process, seventeen barristers from Exchange Chambers have now been appointed to the Attorney General’s Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown.

New panel members include Lisa Feng and Anja Lansbergen-Mills, while Alfred Weiss has moved up from Panel B to Panel A.

In total, Exchange Chambers has 11 members on Panel A, 3 members on Panel B and 3 members on Panel C.

Louis Browne QC from Exchange Chambers is also on the General Legal Department’s list of Queen’s Counsel.

The Attorney General’s Panel of Counsel consists of junior counsel who undertake civil and EU work for all government departments.  It is administered by the Government Legal Department.

The full breakdown of barristers from Exchange Chambers on the Attorney General’s Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown is as follows:

Panel A Counsel

Northern Circuit

Paul Burns

Catherine Knowles

Giles Maynard-Connor

Carly Sandbach

David Sandiford

Richard Tetlow

Andrew Vinson

Andrew Ward

North Eastern Circuit

Simon Ross

Ashley Serr

Alfred Weiss


Panel B Counsel

Northern Circuit

Brynmor Adams

Lisa Feng

North Eastern Circuit

Simon Lewis


Panel C Counsel

 Northern Circuit

Stuart McCracken

John Waiting

Anja Lansbergen-Mills


The new appointments take effect from 1 March 2021.