1 Garden Court

We have a strong and caring ethos and commitment to our clients, coupled with a genuine desire to achieve the best possible results. Our positive, down-to-earth and forward thinking culture is the foundation for all our operations, 1GC|Family Law barristers and staff always seek to exceed client expectations and have a reputation of success in this regard.

“One of the top family law chambers offering tremendous experience in a wide range of child issues” 
Chambers UK 2018
“Paul Harris has done a magnificent job since taking over as senior clerk, leading ‘an exceptional team’, which is ‘engaging’ and ‘hardworking’, making it ‘one of the best clerks’ rooms" 
Legal 500 2017
“One of the leading sets for children work and gaining a strong foothold in the family finance arena”
Legal 500 2017

Our role is not only to secure the best possible outcome, but to minimise the distress of the litigation process. We therefore maintain a strong focus on effective communication and working in partnership with clients, never losing sight of the fact that we are dealing with real lives. We make it easy to contact us, our calls and emails are answered directly by experienced clerks who are well placed to assist with all enquires.

Legal 500 Awards

Family & Children Set of the Year


Chambers UK Bar

Leading Set


Legal 500

Leading Set


Family Law Awards

London Chambers of the Year