Family law set 4 Paper Buildings has taken on seven barristers from ­Renaissance Chambers, including leading family silk Henry Setright QC.

Setright, the only silk ­practising from Renaissance, joins 4 Paper Buildings with barristers Teertha Gupta, Alistair Perkins, Ruth Kirby, Hassan Khan, Jacqueline Renton and Michael ­Gration, who all join the family team under Marcus Scott Manderson QC.

The move comes less than two years after another major recruitment drive, which saw 4 Paper Buildings take on nine barristers from 9 Gough Square, led by Alex Verdan QC.

The chambers now counts seven silks among its members.