Assistant Clerk

Assistant Clerk

Job details

Organisation: Guernica 37 Chambers

Location: London

Closing date: 1st December 2023

Salary – £30,000

Guernica 37 Chambers is a boutique set specialising in International Criminal Law, Criminal Law, and Extradition.

Following expansion over the last twelve months chambers is looking to recruit a clerk to assist the Senior Clerk.

The successful applicant should have 2-3 years’ experience in a set of chambers. Previous experience in a set of criminal chambers would be beneficial but not essential. The applicant should also be proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel and previous experience of using the Lex system would be helpful.

The position involves assisting the senior clerk with:

  • Diary management
  • Case management, administration, agreeing and billing Counsel’s fees
  • Providing a bespoke service to members of chambers and clients
  • Business development

Normal hours of work are 9am to 6pm Monday to Friday. Additional hours may be required from time to time due to the international aspect of chambers’ work.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to the Senior Clerk, Mark Cornell, by email (

The closing date for applications is 6pm on Friday 1st December 2023.

All applications will be dealt with in strict confidence.