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Head of chambers: Elizabeth Appleby QC and Tim Straker QC.
Total tenants (silks): 44 (12)
Door tenants: 13
Chambers contributions: 15.5 per cent
Revenue per barrister: £244,000
Top cases last year: The South Downs National Park Inquiry; The Bathside Bay Sea Container Port Inquiry; Naomi Campbell v Mirror Group Newspapers; Rowlands v The Environment Agency; The Bichard Inquiry.
No of appearances in House of Lords: Six
No of appearances in Court of Appeal: 30
Barrister to staff ratio: 1:0.25
Average hourly rates: Juniors £75-£250, silks £300-£750.