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Quartz Barristers Chambers brings together experienced barristers who have specialised in their chosen fields of law for many years.
We are based in Nottingham and in addition to serving our local courts throughout the East Midlands, we have barristers well placed around the UK to attend all courts and tribunals nationwide; click here for full list of courts.
Our mission is to provide value to the client through their solicitor in a transparent and cost efficient way. Our clerks are extremely knowledgeable about our barristers’ areas of practice, they are customer focused and trained to assist instructing solicitors when deciding on the best style and expertise of barrister to suit each case and client. We utilise market leading technology and smarter working methods to deliver the highest level of service at reasonable fee rates.
Client care is at the forefront of how we delivery our services to our professional clients.
Instructions and briefs to counsel are reviewed immediately on receipt. Standard advice will be turned around within 14 days unless a date sooner is specified within instructions.
Fees are agreed per item of drafting, advocacy or consultation with instructing solicitor. Payment terms are 30 days. Unless otherwise stated we adhere to the standard contractual terms for the supply of legal services - Standard Contractual Terms
We promote equality and diversity amongst our barristers and clerks.
I have always found Quartz Chambers to provide a friendly, helpful and reliable service that prides itself on getting results for their clients.John Buchanan Fraser Brown
Quartz Barristers Chambers are a very efficient and approachable set. They offer a broad range of skills and Quartz always recognises the need for efficiency as well as being cost effective. They are a positive and professional resource in the legal sector.Simon Horwood Clarke & Son LLP
Alison Howey was amazing- her calm and sensitive approach to my case was incredibly reassuring. She was organised and thorough explaining legal terms with patience and in a succinct way.Ruth R Client
Exceptionally knowledgeable and easy-to-work-with, Transactional IP specialist Scott Farnsworth acts for research clients including Xenogesis, Hemostatix and Future Health Technologies, and also for clients in the heavy engineering sector.Legal 500 (2013)
Lisa Down was highly professional and gave me realistic and honest advice. She gave me an outstanding service, Lisa is very efficient and experienced, but also very kind and caring.Nicola W Client
I felt extremely at ease with John Hudson. His ability to identify all necessary information and apply legal principles to factual issues in a short span of time was outstanding.Karen R Client
A massive thank you to John Hudson for your assistance, I am sincerely grateful. Moreover, for your good spirit and humour - it helped a lot in a difficult situation.Robert A difficult situation.
Robert Spicer gave me clear and concise help and advice, and I quickly felt that this was a man who would support and fight my case. The result was that an out-of-court settlement was reached in my favour. I have no hesitation in highly recommending Robert and his team.Jane Cadbury Client
Sean Middleton represented me in a civil litigation case. He quickly got to the nub of the problem and fought a direct no nonsense case both before we went to court and then at court. We won the day and we won our costs back – Excellent!Jeff Roberts Civil litigation case.