Chancery & Commercial

Cobden House Chambers’ Chancery and Commercial barristers provide expert advisory, drafting and advocacy services in all areas of chancery and commercial work. 

Our barristers are some of the best in the region, and are dedicated to providing both corporate and individual clients with clear, practical advice. They possess particular expertise in the following areas:


  • Commercial litigation
  • Real and personal property
  • Landlord and tenant
  • Wills and probate
  • Insolvency
  • Contract law
  • Company law and partnerships 
  • Insurance law
  • Construction law
  • Trusts, tax and non-contentious drafting
  • Security interests and family provision
  • Professional negligence, including solicitors’ negligence 
  • Intellectual property law, including breach of confidence and passing off
  • Civil procedure and costs


Our Chancery and Commercial barristers frequently appear in all levels of tribunal: from the County Court to the Supreme Court. Our barristers travel nationwide and are happy to attend conferences in solicitors’ offices, by telephone or video-link, or in Chambers. 

Cobden House barristers offer a wide range of experience: from those of over 30 years’ call to more recently qualified junior barristers. Individual barristers retain particular specialities and areas of interest, as to which please see their individual profiles or ask our clerks to recommend a barrister with particular expertise. 

Some of our Chancery and Commercial barristers accept Direct Public Access instructions. All offer seminars and workshops for solicitors, speaking on a wide range of subjects. Again, please ask our clerks for more details. 

Our clerks will happily provide you with an estimate or quote, no matter how complex your query

Please contact one of our Designated Chancery / Commercial Clerks for further information:-

Dan Monaghan -  Deputy Director of Clerking

Christina Crook - Senior Clerk for Chancery / Commercial

Avais Saleem -      Chancery / Commercial Clerk



Barristers in our Chancery Department: