1 Garden Court is proud to be listed and recommended in the Chambers & Partners Guide 2017. Through specialised expertise 1GC continues to be well regarded in all areas of child law. All members from Silks through to Juniors have shown a clear wide spectrum contribution to often complex cases including international abduction, care proceedings and surrogacy. In addition 1GC is developing and providing a growing financial practice that aids clients post-divorce. And above all 1GC will continue to maintain an exceptional level of client service and through our experienced clerking team this is made possible.
We are honoured to have the chambers listed as a Leading Set (Band 2) alongside members Janet Bazley QC (Band 1), Charles Geekie QC (Band 1), Sarah Morgan QC (Band 1), Deirdre Fottrell QC (Band 2), Andrew Bagchi QC (Band 3), Alison Ball QC (Band 3) and Jane Crowley QC (Band 3) for Leading Silks. Sharon Segal (Band 1), Catherine Jenkins (Band 2), Duncan Watson (Band 2), Claire Heppenstall (Band 3), Richard Jones (Band 3), Lucy Sprinz (Band 3), Sally Stone (Band 3), Penny Clap (Band 4), Matthew Fletcher (Band 4) and Daisy Hughes (Band 4) for Leading Juniors – Family: Children category.
Susan Jacklin QC (Band 1), Nkumbe Ekaney QC (Band 2) for Leading Silks and Duncan Watson (Band 2) for Leading Juniors - Family/Matrimonial category.
Andrew Bagchi QC (Band 2) for Leading Silk and Malcolm Chisholm (Band 1) for Leading Junior - All Circuits, Court of Protection: Health & Welfare
David Burles (Band 2) and Claire Heppenstall (Band 4) both listed for Leading Juniors and lastly Penny Clapham for Up-and-coming individuals – Family: Matrimonial Finance category.