Chambers UK Bar Awards 2019 – Atkin Chambers wins set of the year and Stephanie Barwise QC wins silk of the year (construction)1st Nov 2019
Atkin Chambers is delighted to have won two awards at the prestigious Chambers and Partners UK Bar Awards 2019 – “Construction Set of the Year” and “Construction Silk of the Year” for Stephanie Barwise QC.
The aim of the awards is to recognise, reward and celebrate both sets’ and individual barristers’ pre – eminence in key practice areas. The awards are based on Chambers and Partners’ research for the 2020 edition of Chambers UK Bar and reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service.
Chambers and Partners describes Stephanie Barwise QC as a “Top-drawer silk who advises on high-value adjudications and TCC litigation”. Client comments include: “Stephanie has the ability to make even the most stressed client feel at ease, which, combined with her superb advocacy, makes her a number one choice.”
The UK 2020 directory describes Atkin Chambers as maintaining its position as “a premier construction set, fielding a deep bench of specialist barristers capable of handling the full range of disputes arising in the construction industry. Members are consistently instructed in the highest-value construction disputes, both domestic and international. An interviewee describes it as ‘an agglomeration of the absolute finest intellects and advocates at the Bar in the construction, engineering and infrastructure spaces’, and adds: ‘The set is packed to the brim with legendary heavyweight silks and superstar juniors.'”.
The awards were presented at a ceremony at the London Hilton on 31 October 2019. For more information go to https://chambers.com/events/chambers-uk-bar-awards-2019.