By the numbers….

24 December 2018

Closing out an extremely active 2018, Des Voeux Chambers’ members have had a highly productive year backed by dedicated hard work, creative solutions, keen insights and agile thinking.

Here’s why by the numbers…..

22 Silks and Juniors were ranked by Chambers & Partners 2018- 2019

3 juniors debuted

6 new tenants joined Chambers in September

18 events were spearheaded involving

over 80% of our members

19 new initiatives unique to DVC were rolled out

4 Harry Liu and John Griffiths QC, SC, CMG Prize Scholars achieved exceptional results in the BCL / LLM examinations

3 members were appointed Justices of the Peace

1 ground-breaking case secured the GRR award

1 Silk won the Asia Barrister of the Year award

1 Criminal Silk joined our Chambers completing the spectrum of practice areas to now include Criminal law/White Collar Crime

1 member was called as a Bencher to the Middle Temple

1 member received an Honorary Award from the Middle Temple

1 academic was the recipient of the first ever DVC-Oxford-Fellowship

1st ever CSR initiative piloted by Chambers

1st ever Private Adjudication Scheme for Family Law involving DVC members exclusively

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