Steven Fennell joins Exchange Chambers

May 29, 2014

Exchange Chambers has continued its expansion in Leeds by welcoming former solicitor Steven Fennell as a new member.

Steven qualified as a solicitor in 1996, as an insolvency practitioner in 1999, and a solicitor advocate in 2013.  He became a CEDR-accredited mediator in 2012.  He has now transferred to the Bar having most recently been in private practice at Kennedys.

His practice focuses on commercial, financial and insolvency litigation and professional negligence and regulatory matters for the legal and accountancy professions.   He has acted for a wide variety of clients, including financial institutions, accountants and insolvency practitioners, solicitors, government departments, directors and shareholders.

Commenting on his decision to join Exchange Chambers, Steven Fennell said:

“It’s been a long standing ambition of mine to pursue a career at the Bar and Exchange Chambers is a truly first rate Set.

“I am looking forward to developing and expanding my commercial and financial litigation practice.”

Commenting on Steven’s arrival, Tom Handley, Director of Chambers at Exchange Chambers said:

“Steven joins Chambers with a first rate reputation.  He is ideally suited to the Bar and has all the attributes to build a highly successful practice.”