What the directories say

7KBW’s position as one of the UK’s top commercial sets has repeatedly been recognised 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. 

7KBW is “a first-class set, made up of a group of the most outstanding legal minds in England” It is “the best in the business” and “the clerks are, without exception, outstanding” (Legal 500). 

7KBW and its members have also featured prominently in the Chambers UK Bar Awards where in 2021 they were delighted to be awarded the prestigious Set of the Year and Insurance Set of the Year. 7KBW have been named Insurance Set of the Year previously in 2020, 2019, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007 and 2006. 7KBW were also awarded the Shipping Set of the Year in the 2020, 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.