Simon Slattery
Joint Senior Clerk
..."easy to talk to and highly practical in his approach"...
(Chambers UK, 2020)
"proactive, engaging and responsive"
(Legal 500, 2020)
..."is accommodating and flexible, suiting the demands of clients in Asia Pacific"...
(Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2020)
..."the ‘great’ Slattery regularly meets client requirements ‘no matter how unusual some of those requirements might be’"...
(The Legal 500, 2019)

Simon is the Joint Senior Clerk at Quadrant Chambers. He joined Quadrant in September 2013 from Atkin Chambers, where he was Senior Clerk, having begun his career at 4 Pump Court in 1988.

Simon, along with Gary Ventura, leads our clerking and administrative teams working closely alongside the Chambers COO, Peter Blair.

With overall accountability for the strategic management and the development of members’ practices, Simon is responsible for the promotion, marketing and administration of Quadrant Chambers, ensuring that both barristers and staff provide a first rate service.

Building and maintaining client relationships is fundamental to the smooth running of Quadrant Chambers’ domestic and international practice. Simon is responsible for all aspects of Chambers’ work and Quadrant Chambers’ activity worldwide, in particular the far eastern market including Hong Kong, South Korea, Malaysia, PRC and Singapore. He travels regularly to these regions to visit clients and contacts, as well as the main domestic regional legal hubs throughout the UK.

Simon is a member of The IBA and the Inter Pacific Bar Association. He sits on the Bar Council International Business Development committee and the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks management committee.

What the directories say
  • ..."is accommodating and flexible, suiting the demands of clients in Asia Pacific"... (Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2020)
  • "Visits Singapore regularly to introduce and promote the set's barristers." (Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2020)
  • ..."easy to talk to and highly practical in his approach"... (Chambers UK, 2020)
  • "proactive, engaging and responsive" (Legal 500, 2020)
  • "understands client pressures" (Legal 500, 2020)
  • "A brilliant double act (with Gary Ventura) in managing clients and keeping barristers under control." (Chambers UK, 2019)
  • ..."the ‘great’ Slattery regularly meets client requirements ‘no matter how unusual some of those requirements might be’"... (Legal 500, 2019)
  • "Always working to see how the set can meet the clients' needs; he is very proactive." "Excellent." (Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2019)
  • "Particularly good" (Legal 500 Asia Pacific, 2018)
  • "Extremely proactive and approachable." "Hugely experienced" "Sets a good example" (Legal 500, 2017)
  • ..."always tries to find ways to come to a win-win situation"... (Legal 500, 2016)
  • ..."very practical and commercial"... (Legal 500, 2016)
  • ..."highly proactive"... (Chambers UK, 2016)
  • ...“commercially minded and customer-focused”... (Legal 500, 2015 - Asia and UK Guides)
  • ...“a great addition to Quadrant Chambers”... (Legal 500, 2014)
  • ..."a man you can put your trust in"... (Chambers UK, 2013)
  • ...“ good businessman who runs a tight ship”... (Chambers UK, 2012)
  • ..."even-handed and upfront in all his dealings”... (Chambers UK, 2011)