Maitland Chambers – UK 100

Turnover: £21m

Heads of chambers: Michael Lyndon-Stanford QC and Charles Aldous QC.

Total tenants (silks): 43 (10)

Door tenants: Six

Chambers contributions: 18 per cent

Revenue per barrister: £488,000

Top cases last year: National Westminster Bank v Spectrum Plus Ltd (in creditors voluntary liquidation); Roland Brandwood & Ors v Bakewell Management Ltd; Nicholas van Hoogstraten; Enron; TXU.

No of appearances in House of Lords: One

No of appearances in Court of Appeal: 25

Barrister to staff ratio: 1:0.33

Average hourly rates: £75-£750

New clients: Over 30 firms of solicitors gave the set first-time instructions, including Bingham McCutcheon, Derrick French & Co, Dewey Ballantine, Gorvins, Harcus Sinclair and Moorcrofts Corporate Law.

Income derived from overseas work: 15 per cent