Having joined in 2011, Sian is the Civil Senior Clerk at Doughty Street Chambers. She leads the civil clerking team and has overall responsibility and oversight of the strategic management and development of all civil practices across Chambers. Recognising the need for the Bar to evolve and seeking to be better equipped to lead change, Sian was delighted to be awarded a distinction in her MBA in 2021.
Sian takes huge pride in delivering a high quality, efficient clerking service to clients and members of Chambers and works hard to proactively identify and take all opportunities using her detailed knowledge and understanding of the practice areas in which all members operate to ensure client expectations and needs are met.
We are thrilled to announce Sian Wilkins, Senior Civil Practice Manager, was awarded ‘Mentor of the Year’ at this year’s First 100 Years’ Inspirational Women in Law Awards. This award recognises those within the legal profession whose dedication to their role as mentor has contributed to increasing equality within the legal profession.
What others say:
"Sian Wilkins is a star – really friendly and professional." - Chambers and Partners, 2024
"Sian Wilkins and her team are approachable and always helpful." - Chambers and Partners, 2023
"The clerks and practice managers are helpful and great at suggesting individuals with the right expertise on an urgent basis. In particular I would commend Sian Wilkins, Rachel Finch and Emily Norman." - Chambers and Partners, 2023
"They are extremely good at suggesting individuals with the right expertise on an urgent basis. Sian Wilkins, Rachel Finch and Emily Norman are all standouts." - Chambers and Partners, 2023
"Sian Wilkins is wonderfully responsive and provides an excellent all round service." - Legal 500, 2021
"I believe the clerks’ room is excellent and they are frequently praised by solicitors for their availability and helpfulness. Sian Wilkins, the senior civil clerk, has a particularly high reputation for her judgment and accessibility to solicitors." - Legal 500, 2020