Established in 1965, 12 Old Square is a leading common law set of chambers with a reputation for providing quality legal service to a wide range of professional and lay clients.
Our barristers are experts in their chosen areas of practice, with diverse backgrounds and specialisms bringing together a wealth of experience and knowledge.
Known for its friendly and cohesive atmosphere, which is fostered by a strong belief in access to justice for all, members of 12 Old Square are committed to facilitating the development of the law, both through advocacy in court, and also by regularly contributing to professional and academic publications.
Our barristers regularly appear in the High Court, the Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court (R (Cart) v. SSHD  UKSC 28) , Crown Court, County Courts and all Tribunals throughout England and Wales. A number of our members also hold judicial positions.
As a common law set, we are able to provide counsel with diverse specialisms (see practice areas). We pride ourselves on the ability and commitment of our members to provide their professional and lay clients with a high standard of service in all areas in which they seek to instruct counsel.