Welcome to 1 Garden Court

Expert Barristers in all areas of Family Law

1 Garden Court is one of the foremost family law barristers’ chambers in London.

We have a leading reputation, both nationally and internationally, for providing high quality representation and advice in Child Law, Family Finance, Child Abduction, International and Private Child Law and Court of Protection cases, and have been consistently recognised as leading family law specialists in the legal directories.


Chambers is delighted that Nkumbe Ekaney QC has been appointed as a Deputy High Court Judge. His appointment, pursuant to s.9(4) of the Senior Courts Act 1981, means that Nkumbe is authorised to hear the most complex cases tried in the Family Court. It is a significant endorsement of Nkumbe's ability and expertise in the field of Family Law and Chambers congratulates him on his success.



We are home to 76 leading barristers


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Andrew Norton QC
  • “an excellent set with a large number of very good advocates”
    Legal 500 2014

  • "very results-driven."
    Chambers UK 2015

  • “clearly a set that communicates well, with a clerking team which is ‘without exception, helpful, courteous and responsive”
    Legal 500 2014

  • "the clerks are very good at communicating with you. They are hands-on and make sure things are run across to court."
    Chambers UK 2015


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Heads of Chambers Janet Bazley QC & Charles Geekie QC
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