Four New Square appoints new chambers head

Four New Square’s highly-regarded head of chambers Justin Fenwick QC is stepping down, to be replaced by Roger Stewart QC. Stewart picks up the reins in January for three years, with the option of being re-elected for a further three years in 2009. Fenwick replaced John Powell QC in 2000 and has seen the set grow from 43 members to 55 in six years. The set has a revenue of £16m and has developed a reputation in the field of professional negligence.