Doughty Street Chambers shortlisted in multiple categories at the Legal 500 Bar Awards 2024

Doughty Street chambers is delighted to have achieved multiple nominations in this year’s Legal 500 Bar Awards.  

These nominations are based on the market feedback and research from the directory submissions of individual barristers and practice teams.  

We have been shortlisted in all categories in the following practice area awards: 

Court of Protection  

Set of the year  
Silk of the year Aswini Weereratne KC 
Junior of the year Ulele Burnham 
Crime and extradition  

Set of the year   
Silk of the year James Wood KC 
Junior of the year Mary Westcott 

Set of the year   
Silk of the year Laura Dubinsky KC 
Junior of the year Alasdair Mackenzie and Shu Shin Luh 
International law 

Set of the year  
Silk of the year Caoilfhionn Gallagher KC 
Junior of the year Amal Clooney 
Public law 

Set of the year 
Silk of the year: Fiona Murphy KC 
Junior of the year : Adam Wagner 
Public services and charities 

Set of the year 
Silk of the year: Nicholas Bowen KC 
Public services and charities Junior of the year: Nick Stanage 

We were also shortlisted as follows for:  


Set of the year  
Junior of the year David Stephenson 

Media and the arts

Silk of the year Jude Bunting KC 
Junior of the year Mark Henderson 

Financial crime  

Junior of the year Peter Caldwell 

Finally, in the ‘chambers-wide’ categories, we achieved shortlistings for: 

Set of the year 

Front of house team of the year 

Junior of the year: Kate O’Raghallaigh

Congratulations to everyone on their achievements – a strong testament to the quality of practice and excellence of expertise within chambers. 

The full shortlist of the Legal 500 Bar Awards can be found here