News 30th Sep 2021

2 Hare Court Ranked as Top Tier Set & Leading Set in Multiple Practice Areas in Legal 500 UK 2022

2 Hare Court are delighted to be ranked as a top tier set in two practice areas in Legal 500 UK 2022:

  • Crime
  • Fraud: Crime

2 Hare Court are also ranked as a leading set in the following practice areas:

  • Business and Regulatory Crime (Including Global Investigation) – Tier 2
  • Professional Discipline and Regulatory law – Tier 2
  • Health and safety – Tier 4

We also have new individual entries, 2 in Inquests & Inquiries, 1 in Fraud Crime and 1 in Licensing, as well as 2 existing Tier 1 ‘Rising Star’ Juniors andmembers that have been promoted in our Crime and Health & Safety practice areas cementing their reputation as leaders in this field.

2 Hare Court now has 17 leading Silks and 27 leading Junior barristers, many of whom are ranked in multiple practice areas.

Described by The Legal 500 2022 as a “top-quality crime set full of truly top class barristers” that “know the areas of law they practise inside out” and as being “the magic circle of regulatory chambers….an exceptionally strong set” housing “great advocates” and “undertaking health and safety work with aplomb”.

2 Hare Court has been recognised consistently as one of the UK’s leading chambers specialising in crime, business crime, private prosecution, financial services, tax, professional discipline, health & safety, regulatory law, inquests and inquiries, sports law and other related fields. Our members and set alike have been shortlisted for numerous awards in both the Legal 500 and Chambers UK and are the current winners of Chambers UK Crime Set of the Year 2020. Many former members of chambers have become High Court and District Judges. Chambers provides counsel of first choice to leading defence firms as well as principal prosecuting authorities in London, nationwide and abroad. It has a proven track record of delivering the highest standards of service to clients, together with excellence in advocacy and trial management in cases of the utmost gravity and complexity.

The set’s barristers provide early and strategic analysis and advice, as well as advocacy of the highest quality where cases cannot be resolved at an early stage and need to progress to trial. Chambers UK 2021 are quoted as “an excellent set with, pound for pound, some of the best barristers at the Bar.” Other sources say: “All the barristers here have excellent legal knowledge, a wealth of expertise and strong advocacy skills” and acknowledge it as “one of the leading sets in the UK.”

“The clerking team at 2 Hare Court is extremely accessible and they are always willing to assist where they can. They also provide honest insight into Counsel so you know you are instructing the person who is best suited to the case.”  Director of Clerking Julian Campbell “is without an equal amongst the senior clerks in the top sets” and leads the clerking team supported by Jack Shah, the newly appointed Senior Practice Clerk.

More information on its barristers and work can be found at

To read the full set overview please click here.



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