A record year for St Pauls Chambers – Three members appointed as King’s Counsel

Denise Breen-Lawton, James Bourne-Arton and Nikki Saxton will be sworn in as King’s Counsel on 18th March 2024.

We are proud to have 3 of the 6 barristers on the North Eastern Circuit appointed as King’s Counsel

Denise Breen-Lawton was elected Joint Head of Chambers in September 2022, alongside Sam Green KC. Denise is a criminal practitioner with a strong background prosecuting and defending in cases concerning terrorism, serious fraud, trading standards prosecutions, homicide and organised crime.

James Bourne-Arton is a heavy-weight criminal practitioner in fraud, serious crime and regulatory work. His practice to date has seen him involved in a number of reported cases.

Nikki Saxton works exclusively in the field of family law on the North Eastern Circuit, Northern Circuit and London. She is known as one of the leading senior juniors in the field of financial remedy.

We look forward to the swearing in ceremony on the 18th March 2024 when our 3 members will take their oaths to become silk.

More information about this years’ appointments can be found on the Government Website

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Chambers is centrally located within walking distance of the train station, secure car parks and the Courts.

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St Pauls Chambers
Park Row House
19-20 Park Row

For out of hours assistance please call the senior clerk on 07854170429.

The switchboard will open from 08:30 until 17:30

Phone: +44 (0)1132 455 866
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