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12/10/12 Bar Pro Bono Awards
Congratulations to Jane Rayson and Maeve O'Rourke who are both nominated for the Bar Pro Bono Awards 2012
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10/10/12 Jordans Family Law Awards
Congratulations to Charles Hale and Michael Gration who both won awards at the Jordans Family Law Awards.  Charles was the winner of the Junior Barrister of the Year and Michael the winner of the Young Barrister of the Year.
05/10/12 Head of Chambers
Jonathan Cohen QC has stepped down as Head of Chambers and has been replaced by Alex Verdan QC. Chambers are indebted to Jonathan for his 10 years of great leadership during which chambers has grown from strength to strength. Jonathan will remain in full time practice at 4PB.
01/10/12 Rachel Chisholm & Julia Townend
Chambers are delighted to announce that Rachel Chisholm and Julia Townend have accepted an invitation to join chambers after sucessfully completing their pupillage.
21/09/12 Legal 500 2012
We are delighted to announce that a record number of Barristers from Chambers have been recommended in the Legal 500 2012 edition.  Chambers has been ranked in the top tier of leading sets in the area of Children Law describing chambers as '‘the first port of call for any public, private or international Children Act case in the UK".
A total of 21 members of chambers have been recommended in the 2012 edition across the two areas of finance and children.
12/09/12 Chambers & Partners Awards 2012
We are delighted to announce that we have been nominated in all three Chambers & Partners Family Awards 2012 categories.  We have been nominated as Family Set of the Year.  Alex Verdan QC as Family Silk of the Year and Justine Johnston as Family Junior of the Year.
10/09/12 Evidence in Child Abuse Cases Conference
Alex Verdan QC is the Chair of the forthcoming Jordans conference on 20th September, Jo Delahunty QC will be speaking on 'Expert Medical Evidence in Child Protection Cases: Use and Abuse; A practical guide'
22/08/12 Jordans Family law Awards
We are delighted that four of our barristers have been shortlisted to win an award.  Henry Setright QC as Family Silk of the Year, Charles Hale as Junior of the Year and both Michael Gration and Jacqueline Renton have been nomiated as Young Family Barrister of the Year.  The Awards take place on the 10th October.
01/08/12 Radio 4 - Face the Facts Program
Teertha Gupta QC was on Radio 4's ‘Face the Facts’ program today  talking about earning disabilities are ending up in forced marriages.earning disabilities are ending up in forced marriages.people with learning disabilites ending up in forced marriages.  To listen click here
27/07/12 Head of Chambers
On 1st October 2012, Jonathan Cohen QC will step down as Head of Chambers to be replaced by Alex Verdan QC. Chambers are indebted to Jonathan for his 10 years of great leadership during which chambers has grown from strength to strength. Jonathan will remain in full time practice at 4PB.