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 and Alison Heyworth secure convictions in a Gross Negligence Manslaughter case

25th February, 2021

The 2 defendants were convicted after a 4-week trial at the Lowry Theatre, sitting as a “Nightingale Court”.

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Members of the criminal team speak to ULaw students about life at the criminal Bar

3rd February, 2021

Jaime Hamilton QC, Helen Longworth, and Adam White were pleased to speak to students interested in a career at the...

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Assunta Del Priore

Assunta Del Priore acted for the successful respondent in Riann Duvenage v NSL Ltd, UKEATS/0002/20/SS before the Scottish EAT

1st February, 2021

Does a party bringing a strike-out application in the Employment Tribunal have a right to elect an oral hearing of...

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Robert Lassey

Robert Lassey succeeds in Employment Tribunal on CBD issue

1st February, 2021

In the case of Clarke v BAE Systems Marine Limited [2020] UKET 2410629/2019, Robert Lassey was successful in getting all...

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Adam White accepts offer of Tenancy

1st February, 2021

It is with great pleasure to announce that Adam White has accepted an offer of tenancy having successfully completed his...

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Paul Gilroy QC

Paul Gilroy QC successfully defends parents accused of racial harassment and victimisation by ex-England and Premier League footballer Daniel Sturridge

25th January, 2021

Paul Gilroy QC has successfully defended a couple accused by Daniel Sturridge and his partner of racial harassment and...

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