What the Directories Say
Legal 500, 2016
‘an eclectic mix of counsel’
‘a go-to set’ for insurance disputes
‘the chambers of choice for cross-border claims’.
‘never put off by using an alternative if their first choice is unavailable, as the approach to work and knowledge are uniformly excellent’.
‘very informative seminars’
‘approachable, friendly and efficient’ clerks.
Senior clerk Lee Tyler is ‘very on the ball’ and ‘excellent to deal with’,
First Junior Leanne Taylor ‘goes the extra mile to assist’.
Chambers UK, 2016
“They provide a full service and have experience in jurisdiction and liability issues. They can deal with medium size and multimillion-pound cases with ease.”
“The clerks are excellent and pretty much always available.”
“They are really helpful, really polite and on the ball.”
“The clerks, led by Lee Tyler, are always very helpful, prompt and efficient on dealings with availability issues.”
The set as a whole wins plaudits for the depth of talent and ability on offer; clients can feel secure no matter who is handling their case.
“The clerking is friendly and efficient. Realistic deadlines are given and always met.”
“Excellent series of seminars” provided by 2TG.
Legal 500, 2015
“an excellent set with a very good team of clinical negligence barristers”.
2 Temple Gardens has “particular expertise in cross-border work and has a number of young and rising stars.”
“a top-quality service”
2 Temple Gardens is “very slick” and “light years ahead of other chambers in its training, client support, expertise and pricing model”, and “always seems to have someone suitable to deal with cases”.
2 Temple Gardens has a “real forte in professional negligence” and “incredible strength in depth from the most junior of juniors to the most senior of silks”.
Chambers UK, 2015
“The barristers know what they are talking about, are good on paper and on their feet. They are also nice individuals to work with, which is crucial as these cases can be very intense.”
“The clerking is very efficient and the whole team, led by Lee Tyler, is great. The clerks are modern and commercial in their outlook.”
“The clerks are very easy to deal with and I receive dates to avoid by e-mail within minutes. The conference facilities are excellent and they organise lots of high quality seminars.”
They have unrivalled expertise at all levels to call and are particularly highly regarded for their knowledge of conflict of law issues.
“Senior clerk Lee Tyler leads a team that is ultra-efficient, always accommodating and competitive with rates.”
Legal 500, 2014
“excellent quality” … “good depth for property damage work”.
“strong in foreign claims work
“excellent set with a friendly, approachable service, and a depth and breadth of expertise”.
The “efficient and helpful” team at 2 Temple Gardens is particularly noted for its “promising array of juniors”, as well as its experienced skills.
Chambers UK, 2014
“They’re very professional, and I would have no hesitation in recommending them.”
“The clerks are always helpful and proactive. The set is well organised and well run. The seminars they offer are particularly helpful.”
“The clerking’s excellent – the clerks are very responsive, helpful and accommodating.”
“They have some of the best clerks of any set. They’re very friendly and offer excellent client care.”
“I’d recommend them. They’re one of the sets I go to if I need to instruct someone on international cases.”
“In some respects they’re outstanding. In terms of questions of jurisdiction and applicable law, for example, they’re as good as anybody.”
“I like the senior clerk Lee Tyler. He’s very good and so are the other clerks. They provide a good service and are easy to work with.”