Top Tier Legal 500 rankings for Exchange, “Chambers of choice in the North”

September 29, 2021

“Chambers of choice in the North” Exchange Chambers has secured a range of top tier rankings in The Legal 500 2022 guide, published today.

In total, Exchange has achieved 118 individual rankings across the Northern and North Eastern circuits.

Chambers’ main departments are all singled out for praise with The Legal 500 describing Exchange as “a formidable Set” with “superb expertise from junior juniors to hugely experienced silks”.

In recognition of Exchange’s track record for attracting outstanding barristers, The Legal 500 says “Exchange Chambers have a habit of inviting bright people to join but when that intellectual ability is supplemented with them being decent, engaging and likeable it makes them the Chambers of choice in the North”.

The legal directory also recognises the quality of Chambers’ clerking team which is described as “incredibly committed”, “very responsive” and “helpful, informed and attuned to the particular barrister that will suit a particular case”.  Exchange’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic is also praised by solicitors.

Commenting on the rankings, Jonathan I’Anson, Chief Executive at Exchange Chambers said:

“In a year of unprecedented challenges, we are proud to see so many of our members, across all practice areas, ranked as leaders in their field. We are also hugely appreciative of the positive feedback from instructing solicitors.”

The Legal 500 2022 highlights the UK’s leading barristers and Chambers based on in-depth market research; assessing recent case highlights and speaking directly to lawyers.

To view this year’s rankings, please click here