Chambers & Partners 

The clerks, led by David Goddard, are very helpful, very professional and very user-friendly.” “They treat you like royalty.

They’re all excellent clerks, they’re very quick at responding, very helpful and always willing to be accommodating with fees when necessary.” “It’s a very good chambers with responsive clerks.

 Legal 500

David Goddard runs an excellent team of clerks. They are committed, punctual, commercial and very user friendly”. 

“David Goddard runs a lean but mighty team – they are responsive, helpful, commercial and practical and makes solicitors’ lives easier.”


A significant contribution to the successful management of Chambers is made by the clerks, who recognise the importance of maintaining good relations both with the Courts and with our clients. The Clerks’ Room is a knowledgeable and efficient organisation, and solicitors often comment on how friendly and helpful the Clerks are.

During term time, the Clerks’ Room is staffed from 8.00 am to 7.00 pm Monday to Thursday and 8.00 am to 6.00 pm on Friday. Outside term time it is staffed from 8.00 am to 6.00 pm. Out of hours contact details can be found on the contacts page of this website or on the recorded message on 020 7242 5524 if your call is unanswered.

All telephone enquiries are answered directly by one of the clerking team.