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.