Senate House Chambers is founded on the four pillars of

Integrity, Respect, Professionalism and Strength

Why Join Senate House Chambers?

Our dynamic, award-winning barristers’ set is focused on excellence in everything we do. But what makes us really special is our commitment to work-life balance.

Yes, Senate House Chambers is the largest chambers in Northampton. Yes, we have an unrivalled reputation for family law work. And yes, we are looking for energetic and talented third six pupils and barristers at all levels of call to join us.

You will be rewarded with an excellent breadth of work plus mentoring and support to enable you to achieve your professional and personal goals.

Awarded Regional Chambers of the Year 2020 by the FLA, Senate House Chambers is shortlisted this year both for Family Law Regional Chambers of the Year 2022 and the Family Law Well-being Award.

If you like the idea of our holistic ethos towards well-being and are keen to achieve excellence in your professional life, do get in touch.

For an informal, confidential chat about your aims and ambitions please contact:
Lauren Coupar-Evans, Practice Director T: 07555 719520 or or E:

Alternatively, please complete the web form, or download the application form below and send to

If you would prefer to apply in writing, please send your completed application form to:

Lauren Coupar-Evans
Senate House Chambers
14 Albion Place

All applications will be considered in complete confidence.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and to the Bar Standards Board’s Equality and Diversity Code, as well as the Code of the Conduct.

Tenancy Application Form

We aim to recruit applicants of all levels of call, regardless of their background, who can demonstrate a proven ability within their field, experience within family law and the necessary commitment to Senate House Chambers.

We look for applicants who not only demonstrate intellect and sound legal knowledge but who balance this with common sense, sound judgment and a pragmatic approach that makes them accessible to solicitors and lay clients alike. We also seek candidates who will uphold the ethos and professional reputation of chambers. 

Senate house chambers is committed to a policy of equal opportunities and applicants are welcome regardless of race, ethnic, or national origin, nationality, citizenship, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, age, religion or political persuasion.










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