"Members of Broadway House Chambers are instructed in a wide range of serious criminal cases, including violent crime, sexual offences and drug offences as well as fraud"

Legal 500, 2020

Since 2010 Broadway House Chambers has been recognised by the Legal 500 UK as a Top Tier set, the highest accolade a Chambers can achieve.

We have premises in Leeds, and Bradford. Both bases are situated a mere two minutes’ walk from the cities’ respective Combined Court Centres.

  • Adam Willoughby set to appear in the Court of Appeal

    Adam Willoughby is set for a Court of Appeal appearance this year in a case which examines the scope of CPR 39.3 and the relationship between the decision of a trial judge and a subsequent application to set aside judgment. Lewison J granted permission on the grounds of appeal and skeleton argument prepared by Adam, […]

  • Stephen Wood Appointed as Queen’s Counsel

    Broadway House Chambers are delighted to announce that Stephen Wood (Head of the Criminal Team) has been appointed as Queen’s Counsel. Pupil to Graham Hyland QC and Ian Newbon, Stephen Wood (Called 1991) has practised for almost 30 years and is a leading barrister in the field of Criminal Law. Recommended by the national legal […]

  • Paul Canfield discusses the impact of PS, Abdi Dahir, CF v R [2019] EWCA Crim 2286

    It is widely recognised that mental health disorders may be relevant to sentencing. However, there is currently no definitive guideline that can be used in relation to the sentencing of offenders with mental health conditions and disorders. Although the Sentencing Council is currently working towards a definitive guideline that will set out overarching principles, draft […]

  • Jo Shepherd Joins Broadway House Chambers Criminal Team

    We are delighted to welcome Jo Shepherd (1993) to Broadway House Chamber’s Criminal Team. Jo has a wide experience in both Defence and Prosecution matters. Head of Chambers Criminal Team, Stephen Wood said: “Jo is a highly experienced and respected Crown Court advocate with a substantial practice east and west of the Pennines. Jo will undoubtedly be a great […]

  • Family Law Team Continues to Expand and Excel through Recruitment of Nine New Talented Members

    We are delighted to welcome nine new additions to Broadway House Chambers. The following will be joining us from Zenith Chambers and will become members of our Family Law Team in the New Year: Anthony Hajimitsis (1984) Roger Bickerdike (1986) Aelred Hookway (1990) Guy Swiffen (1991) Dornier Whittaker (1994) Gerald Browne (1995) Jayne Pye (1995) […]


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