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

Trevor Berriman (Head of Chambers) Call: 1988 (Inner Temple) Associations: Inner Temple Criminal Bar Association, Midland & South Eastern Circuit Practice Areas: Commercial & Chancery – Crime

Trevor accepts instructions to represent and advise in Fast Track and Multi-Track claims relating to Consumer Credit Law and associated areas on behalf of Financial Institutions.

Trevor accepts instructions in quasi-criminal matters including ASBI’s, Director’s duties and Inquest hearings.

He also accepts instructions in Criminal law with particular emphasis on serious crime, all sexual offences, Major fraud work and large…

Christine Rutkowski Call: 1999 (Lincoln’s Inn) Education: LLB (Hons) Associations: Midland Circuit

Practice Areas: Commercial & Chancery

Since joining chambers in 2009, Christine has already established a substantial practice in the area of consumer credit and personal injury. Respected for her meticulous preparation and extensive knowledge of civil litigation, she has become known for an impressive track record.

Christine accepts instructions in all areas of commercial law and is second to none in her dedication to providing a professional service to instructing solicitors and…

Annabel Goodman Call: 2000 (Middle Temple)  Associations: Family Law Bar Association, Midland Circuit Practice Areas: Crime – Commercial & Chancery – Crime – Education Law – Family Law CPS Prosecutor: Grade 1

Annabel specialises in Education Law and receives regular instruction from Local Authorities concerning School Attendance Orders and related matters.

Annabel can provide advice and assistance on a variety of aspects of Education Law including Special Educational Needs, Admissions, Exclusions and Disability Discrimination.

Within her family practice Annabel is pleased to accept instructions in private and public…


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.