Formed in 2009, 43 Temple Row have quickly established both a local and national reputation as a contemporary and forward-thinking Chambers. Our first priority is achieving the best possible outcome for the client.

Make 43 Temple Row your first choice for advice and representation on a wide range of legal issues.

We pride ourselves on providing the strongest representation and highest quality service possible.

We are pleased to accept instructions directly from members of the public.

Our Barristers

Harry Owen Call: 2003 (Middle Temple) Associations: Middle Temple, Criminal Bar Association, Midland Circuit.

Practice Areas: Commercial & Chancery – Crime

Harry was called to the Bar in 2003 having spent the previous five years as a solicitor working in crime and general practice. With his considerable experience Harry brings a seasoned approach to chambers, combining realism and compassion with a fighting spirit.

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Harry will readily travel off circuit where required to do so and conducts cases across the country.

Harry is…

Suzanne Hodgkiss Call: 2000 (Inner Temple) Education: LLB HOns, MPhil (Keele) Associations: Family Bar Association, Midland Circuit

Practice Areas: Commercial & Chancery – Family Law

Suzanne has a successful practice covering all areas of civil and family law. After a successful business career, she was an employed barrister before practising briefly as a solicitor-advocate and then transferring to the independent bar with considerable experience in civil matters.

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Suzanne has been authorised to undertake public access work since 2006 and has accepted instructions on…

Joseph Neville

Call: 2007 (*admitted as a Solicitor 2005) Education: LLB Hons (University of Hull) PgDip (Legal Practice) (University of Sheffield)

Practice Areas:  Commercial & Chancery — Employment 

Joseph formerly practised as a solicitor in Leicester. His practice included Employment Law and Commercial Litigation. This included acting for (mainly) SMEs and individuals in a variety of claims. He then spent time as a Legal Consultant for an organisation that provided consultancy services to members of the British Chambers of Commerce and the Forum of Private Business as…


Each member of Chambers ensures that they keep abreast of all the developments in the law affecting our clients, enabling us to inspire confidence in our clients. Every case is presented in a highly professional and meticulous manner, whilst never losing sight of the individual needs of each client.

Areas of Expertise

Commercial & Chancery

43 Temple Row's established Commercial & Chancery team undertake a wide range of cases across the country.


Our highly skilled practitioners regularly appear before the Asylum & Immigration Tribunal...

Employment Law

43 Temple Row's Employment team are experienced in advising both Claimant and Respondent in a pragmatic and direct manner.

Criminal Law

At 43 Temple Row our expert criminal defence team prides itself on our fighting spirit, commitment to clients and strong advocacy.

Education & Family Law

Members of 43 Temple Row’s Education Law team and Family Law team are experienced practitioners offering comprehensive advice

Public Law

Our experienced practitioners can advise and assist regarding Judicial Review on a wide range of issues.