7KBW’s position as one of the UK’s top commercial sets has repeatedly been recognized by the two leading legal directories, Chambers UK and the Legal 500, and its members have regularly been ranked amongst the best commercial silks and juniors in a number of fields.
Chambers UK have said that the set has “heavy hitting individuals” and that “there’s no better chambers when it comes to dealing with extremely high-value insurance coverage matters”.
In the opinion of Legal 500, “pound for pound it is easily the best chambers at the commercial Bar”, and “if you have a case you need to win with very high stakes, you can’t really go wrong with them” (Chambers Global).
7KBW and its members have also featured prominently in the Chambers UK Bar Awards where they were delighted to be awarded Insurance Set of the Year 2017. This is an accolade which has previously been awarded to 7KBW in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2016. 7KBW were also awarded the Shipping Set of the Year in the 2017 and 2016 at the Chambers UK Bar Awards.
At the Legal 500 Awards 7KBW has won the Shipping Set of the Year in 2018 and 2017, and the Commercial Litigation Set of the Year in 2017.