5 Essex Court

Paul Read

Team Leader

"Outstanding"
Legal 500

Paul is one of two Team Leaders who works in conjunction with the senior clerk Mark Waller.  Paul is responsible for all aspects of member diary management, fee negotiation and practice development for the juniors in Chambers. Paul also deputises for the senior clerk where necessary.

Before joining Chambers in 2014, Paul gained a broad range of experience working in other leading chambers including Doughty Street, Old Square and New Court.