Welcome to 9 St John Street.

9 St John Street is a leading set of barristers based in Manchester. We are widely renowned for exceptionally high standards of advocacy, advisory and mediation services. The set currently compromises of 9 Queen's Counsel and 98 Juniors, we have depth and strength across all our specialist practice areas.

Whilst proud of our traditions in the North, we retain national focus and our barristers regularly appear in Courts and Tribunals across the UK including the Appellate Courts and the Supreme Court.

9 St John Street is proud to run its own charitable fund, Nine Lives, supporting the communities of Greater Manchester.

9 St John Street is committed to promoting equality and diversity at the Bar. Please click here to access our equality and diversity policy. 

Latest News

Nicholas Clarke QC

Nicholas Clarke QC led Howard Bernstein in defending a man charged with murdering his 2 month old baby

14th October, 2020

Numerous experts (Paediatric Pathologists, Neuroradiologists, Histopathologists, Neuropathologists, Ophthalmologists etc) on both sides dealt with the cause of death.

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David Calvert

Success for David Calvert for TUI as the Claimants evidence attacked post Griffiths V TUI

13th October, 2020

While we wait to see if TUI will be granted permission to appeal the case of Griffiths, the world still...

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Swift v Carpenter: Explanations, Calculations and Implications with Chris Kennedy QC, Brian McCluggage and Matthew Snarr

12th October, 2020

Read the article now to view the free webinar in full...

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Kirsty McKinlay

Chambers are delighted to announce that Kirsty McKinlay has been appointed as a Recorder on the Northern Circuit

9th October, 2020

We are delighted to announce that Kirsty McKinlay has been appointed as a Recorder on the Northern Circuit.

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Pupillage Fair 2020

6th October, 2020

For the first time in its history, the Pupillage Fair 2020 will be entirely virtual with more students expected than...

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9 St John Street is delighted to announce thirty six members have been acknowledged in the Legal 500 2021

2nd October, 2020

We are delighted to announce that thirty six members have been acknowledged as leaders within their chosen field of law...

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