Terms & Conditions


Cobden House Chambers offer barristers’ services on the Bar Council approved Standard Contractual Terms for the Supply of Legal Services by Barristers.

A copy of these terms is available below and can also be viewed on the bar standards board website at www.barstandardsboard.org.uk.


The following may be downloaded here:-

  1. The Standard Contractual Terms for the Supply of Legal Services by Barristers to Authorised Persons 2012;
  2. PIBA Terms and Conditions, as Amended by Cobden House, incorporated into CFAs entered into from 31st January 2013 up to but not including the 1stApril 2013 *; 
  3. PIBA Terms and Conditions (v.9), as Amended by Cobden House, incorporated into CFAs entered into on or after the 1st April 2013 *.



 * Please note, non-standard Terms and Conditions specifically referenced in any Conditional Fee Agreement, but not appearing above (or T&Cs relating to older CFAs) are        available on request from the clerks.