Brian joined 7KBW on 5th January 2015, having previously been one of the joint senior clerks at 20 Essex Street. He has vast experience and is notable as a pioneer in recognising and acting upon marketing opportunities in the international marketplace. Brian was Chair of the Institute of Barristers Clerks from 2013-2016 and was elected Vice President in 2017. Brian also served on many of the Bar Council’s committees including the CMA investigation into the provision of legal services and the International Committee. Brian is also a Director of BARCO. Brian was awarded the Chambers & Partners Lifetime Achievement Award, at the Bar Awards in 2016, in recognition of his services to the legal profession. Legal 500 describes him as “a superb senior clerk and a pleasure to deal with”. His interests are golf, Manchester United and boxing.