43templerow chambers invite applications from experienced Criminal and Family practitioners to join our expanding teams. We are also currently recruiting a Third Six Family Pupil.

Applications should be sent to Chambers’ address by post or email marked for the attention of The Tenancy Committee and will be treated in the strictest confidence.

43templerow is an equal opportunities recruiter.

The Tenancy Committee
43 Temple Row Chambers
43 Temple Row
B2 5LS
tel: 0121 237 6035

43 Temple Row have established both a local and national reputation as a contemporary and forward-thinking Chambers. Our first priority is achieving the best possible outcome for the client.


Make 43 Temple Row chambers your first choice for advice and representation on a wide range of legal issues.

We pride ourselves on providing the strongest representation and highest quality service possible.

We are pleased to accept instructions directly from members of the public.

Latest News


R (Bibi) and (Ali) v Secretary of State for the Home Department

Read judgment: http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Civ/2013/322.html

By a majority judgment (Sir David Keene dissenting) the Court of Appeal has today held the Government’s pre-entry English language requirement requiring a foreign spouse or partner of a British citizen or person settled in the United Kingdom to produce a test certificate demonstrating a knowledge of the English language to a prescribed standard prior to entering the United Kingdom is lawful and does not breach Convention rights.

The requirement…

European Court of Human Rights to give judgment concerning the prohibition on wearing the full-face veil in public in France

On Tuesday 1 July 2014 at 11am the Grand Chamber will promulgate its much awaited judgment in the case of S.A.S. v. Republic of France. The case was heard by the full court on Wednesday 27 November 2013 and concerns the complaint of a French national who is a practising Muslim, that she is no longer allowed to wear the full-face…

Following the recent news that the US Government has been sharing data with the UK via social networking sites, Birmingham Law Centre’s Michael Bates had this to say on the subject.

Public Law Barrister Tony Muman of 43 Temple Row was instructed by Birmingham Law Centre in respect of Judicial Review of the compatibility of the UK census with Human Rights and EU law (click here to view the Judgment)

To discuss either of these issues or any Public Law matter further please contact Tony…

43templerow are delighted to welcome Jonathan Bott to our expanding Family Team. Jonathan has been a solicitor and head of a provincial family law team for over 20 years.

Jonathan was a member of the Law Society’s Children Panel (since 1998), Family Law Panel (since 1998) and Family Law Panel Advanced (since the panel’s inception in 2002) where he practised in all areas of family law, but predominantly, public and private child law.

Please follow the link to see Jonathan’s profile.

All members of the family team provide advice and…

43 Temple Row is delighted to announce two new Members of Chambers.

Mr. Thomas Wheeler upon successful completion of his Pupillage.

Thomas accepts instructions in all areas of Criminal and Civil Law with a particular interest in Commercial, Chancery, Insolvency and Personal Injury representing both Claimant and Defendant. Thomas regularly acts on behalf of the prosecution and defence.

Since starting pupillage in March 2015, Thomas has settled into life in Chambers and has already built up a good rapport with solicitors.

Mr. Jonathan Bott joins us undertaking a conversion…


At 43 Temple Row we pride ourselves on offering an unparalleled level of service both to our lay and professional clients. We offer a personal approach to each and every instruction complimented in equal measure with exemplary advocacy skills.

Areas of Expertise

Commercial & Chancery

43 Temple Row's established Commercial & Chancery team undertake a wide range of cases across the country.


Our highly skilled practitioners regularly appear before the Asylum & Immigration Tribunal...

Employment Law

43 Temple Row's Employment team are experienced in advising both Claimant and Respondent in a pragmatic and direct manner.

Criminal Law

At 43 Temple Row our expert criminal defence team prides itself on our fighting spirit, commitment to clients and strong advocacy.

Education & Family Law

Members of 43 Temple Row’s Education Law team and Family Law team are experienced practitioners offering comprehensive advice

Public Law

Our experienced practitioners can advise and assist regarding Judicial Review on a wide range of issues.