Inheritance Tax – Indentifying Interests in Possession – Kate Selway KC

Kate Selway KC has successfully represented the taxpayers in the recent First Tier Tribunal decision of Hall v HMRC [2023] UKFTT 32 (TC) in an important case about occupation rights arising under a will and the nature of interests in possession for tax purposes. The issue was whether an interest in possession (IIP) for IHT […]

Radcliffe Chambers are now accepting applications for pupillage!

For those who may not be familiar, pupillage is a period of supervised training that aspiring barristers must complete before becoming a tenant of a barrister chamber. It is an opportunity to gain practical experience in the legal field, work alongside experienced members, and learn the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed as a barrister. […]

King appoints Katherine McQuail to be a Master of the Chancery Division

We are pleased to announce that the King has appointed Katherine McQuail to be a Master of the Chancery Division with effect from 11 January! Katherine will be based at the Rolls Building, Royal Courts of Justice. Katherine was called to the Bar in 1989 and undertook pupillage at 11 Old Square (the Chambers of […]

Radcliffe Chambers shortlisted for five awards at the 2023 Legal Cheek Awards!

We are delighted to be shortlisted for five awards at the 2023 Legal Cheek Awards! Best chambers for training Best chambers for quality of work Best chambers for colleague supportiveness Best chambers for social life Best chambers for work/life balance The award ceremony will take place at The Banking Hall in the City of London […]

Radcliffe Chambers wins ‘Client Service Set of the Year’!

We are delighted to have won the ‘Client Service Set of the Year’ award at the Chambers & Partners UK Bar awards 2022! The awards recognise achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and excellence in client service. They honour the work of sets and individuals across the country based […]

Radcliffe Chambers ranked as a leading barristers chambers in Chambers UK Bar 2023

Radcliffe Chambers is proud to be ranked for another year in Chambers UK Bar. Radcliffe and its members are recognised as leaders in their fields across all our key practice areas, including commercial, chancery, charities, Court of Protection, pensions, professional negligence, private client, real estate litigation, and restructuring and insolvency. Congratulations to all those at […]