“Broadway House Chambers is ‘a very strong set with a number of excellent criminal advocates’”

LEGAL 500, 2016

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.


    We are saddened to report the passing of Paul Isaacs. Paul was tremendously popular. His kindness and positive outlook, along with his knowledge, skill and intelligence will be so sorely missed by all who knew him. Our thoughts are with his cherished family. We shall all treasure our own very, very fond memories of him.  


    Broadway House Chambers is delighted to announce that the Queen has appointed Gordon Shelton to be a Circuit Judge. He will sit on the North Eastern Circuit, based at Sheffield Law Courts with effect from 22 January 2018. He was called to the Bar in 1981 and appointed as a Recorder in 1999. He has […]

  • Data protection – monitoring employees’ private communications, and the new data protection laws

    On 25th May 2018, all companies in the UK will be expected to comply with new data protection rules, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) if they hold and process personal data in relation to individuals such as clients, employees, or suppliers. This regulation will apply to all data held, including data collected prior to […]

  • Hart v Hart – fairness has a broad horizon

    The recent Court of Appeal decision in Hart v Hart [2017] EWCA Civ 1306 is timely clarification of how the court should approach the existence of non-matrimonial property and how, if at all, it should be reflected in the court’s overall determination. The facts. The parties began living together in 1983, married in 1987 and […]

  • ‘Trial by Skype’: Soon to be a (virtual) reality?

    Many criminal practitioners are now familiar with court hearings being conducted by video link, but this month a new report by Transform Justice suggests that the increased use of video hearings may threaten access to justice. The number of hearings conducted by video link has been steadily increasing over the last decade. In February 2012, […]


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