Chambers UK Bar – How to rank amongst the best sets of chambers and barristers

Learn the value of a Chambers ranking for sets across the UK and how it can be beneficial to barristers and chambers.

Published on 20 November 2023

An invaluable mark of approval for sets and chambers

The Chambers UK Bar guide and legal rankings aid key decision makers when looking to buy legal services across the United Kingdom.

Chambers research, which reviews, and ranks sets and barristers, provide the most in-depth analysis and coverage to help instructing solicitors make informed decisions when looking to instruct for their legal matters.

Distinguish yourself in the legal market with a ranking in the Chambers UK Bar guide and use the ranking to win and retain new business. Our rankings showcase the very best sets and barristers practising in the legal market and are the mark of approval for professionals.

What is the value of a Chambers UK Bar ranking?

Recognised as the world's leading provider of legal research and analysis, in a recent independent study, Chambers held the highest NPS score in the profession and over 90% of the respondents said that a Chambers ranking helps win and originate new business.

By ranking in the Chambers UK Bar guide, your set will have access to independently verified client appraisals, as our research sees our dedicated research team speak with referees, past clients when reviewing and ranking each submission.

Successful rankings will also benefit up and coming barristers as they will be featured alongside well-established professionals.

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Partner with the leading provider of legal research
Ranking in the Chambers UK Bar guide helps your set distinguish itself in a highly competitive legal market.
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Commercially viable marketing opportunities
Utilise the power of a Chambers ranking in the form of badges, editorial content, and firm profile pages on in marketing campaigns and collateral.
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Connect with legal professionals
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Wondering about the Submissions Process?

Chambers North America Research Director, Kush Cheema, runs through the submissions process at Chambers in the video above.  

Download the Chambers UK Bar submissions kit

Whether this is your first time submitting or your set has been ranked for many years in the Chambers UK Bar guide, our submissions kit has been carefully curated to provide advice and tips on how to successful submit and rank in the guide.

Chambers UK Bar submissions resources

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From submission to ranking UK Bar webinar
Watch for a comprehensive view of the UK Bar guide and advice on submitting.
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Submissions Form
Wanting to start your submission and ranking journey? Download the UK Bar submissions form.
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Referees Form
Contacting referees is a key aspect of Chambers research. Download the form and send alongside your submission form.
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Browse the most frequently asked questions.
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Chambers UK Bar guide in numbers

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8,919 Individual Barrister Rankings
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826 Sets Ranked
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75,000 UK Bar Guide pageviews
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185,000 Ranking Table page views

Expanded coverage of the UK Bar in the Chambers UK Bar guide

We are committed to expanding our coverage and introducing new practice areas and tables where appropriate. We would welcome any suggestions from the market as to any areas that we could cover.

Speak to a member of the Chambers UK Bar Research and Editorial team

James Cowdell Chambers UK Bar Editor
James Cowdell
Head of Research
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Sam Williamson Chambers UK Bar Deputy Editor
Sam Williamson
Research Manager
Contact Sam
Cavan Ferguson
Research Manager
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