** Save The Date ** Financial Remedies Seminar – Tuesday 5th November 2019 – Exeter

Members of our Family Finance Team are delighted to announce we will be running an informative and interactive full day seminar on Financial Remedies. Topics will include:-

Pensions on Divorce

Matrimonial and Non-matrimonial Property

When things go wrong

Case Law Update

With guest speaker Dale Simpson of Thomas Westcott who will talk about Capital Gains Tax, Income Tax, SDLT and IHT.

Further information will be available shortly but make sure the date is in your diary!!


We are Recruiting!!

With our recent celebrations of Part-Time Judicial appointments we are recruiting!!

We offer a progressive attitude, friendly and efficient clerking team. We promote a positive work life balance in the beautiful South West and promote wellbeing which is recognised by being awarded a Wellbeing Certificate of Recognition by the Bar Council.

Chambers is particularly keen to hear from applicants with links to the West Country and a proven track records in our key areas. Recognised as a Leading Set in the Legal 500 with 45 members, we are open to applications for full or associate membership from those who already have a base in the South West, who are looking to relocate or are wishing to add a South West element to an existing practice.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence and should be sent by email to James Basden, Senior Clerk james@magdalenchambers.co.uk

Elizabeth Willsteed appointed as Family Recorder

Chambers are delighted to announce Elizabeth is one of the 159 Recorders appointed by The Queen on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, The Right Honourable Robert Buckland QC MP, and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, The Right Honourable The Lord Burnett of Maldon.

The appointments will take effect from 16 September 2019 and Elizabeth is assigned to the Midland Circuit. Elizabeth will continue to practice from chambers and accept instructions in her specialist areas.