Wilberforce Chambers – UK 100

Turnover: £20.2m

Head of chambers: Edward Nugee QC.

Total tenants (silks): 39 (16)

Door tenants: None

Chambers contributions: 17.5 per cent

Revenue per barrister: £518,000

Top cases last year: Equitable Life v The former directors of Equitable Life; Wickes v Arthur Andersen; Oracle v Fortis; VTL v Easynet; Al Bassam v Al Bassam.

No of appearances in House of Lords: Two

No of appearances in Court of Appeal: 55

Barrister to staff ratio: 1:0.67

Average hourly rates: Juniors £100-£250, silks £450.

New clients: Around 60 firms instructed the set for the first time in 2003-04.

Income derived from overseas work: 18-20 per cent