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Head of chambers: Christopher Symons QC and John Jarvis QC.
Total tenants (silks): 58 (20)
Door tenants: 11
Chambers contributions: 9 per cent (plus room rent)
Revenue per barrister: £335,000
Top cases last year: Cantrade Privatbank AG and Caledonian Bank & Trust Ltd v Fortis Fund Services (Bahamas) Ltd; Bridge Trust Co Ltd v The Attorney General & Others; Equitable Life v former directors; Arrows v Walkinshaw; Thomson v Christie’s.
No of appearances in House of Lords: None
No of appearances in Court of Appeal: 25
Barrister to staff ratio: 1:0.33
Average hourly rates: Juniors £50-£350, silks £300+.