Clerks

Daren Milton
Daren@2kbw.com
Senior Clerk plus icon minus icon

Daren began his clerking career with us in 1988 and, after highly successful periods at 3 Pump Court and latterly at 23 Essex Street, we were delighted to welcome him back as our Senior Clerk in 2012. Daren has a strong reputation for his organisational skills, managerial ability and level headed judgment and he has developed very strong connections throughout the legal profession. Daren oversees the effective running of Chambers ensuring clients receive the highest levels of service as well as having overall responsibility for all aspects of Chambers' practice management, marketing and business development. He is a qualified member of the IBC.

Simon Duggan
Simon@2kbw.com
Deputy Senior Clerk plus icon minus icon

Simon joined 2KBW in 2017 as part of the successful merger with his previous set, 1ITL for whom he was Senior Clerk for over 10 years, a merger he orchestrated with Daren Milton.
Simon has over 20 years clerking experience across many areas of law and has gained an excellent reputation for his management and organisational style. Like Daren, with whom he will work closely, he has developed strong connections throughout the legal profession.
Simon will work closely with Daren and Scott in all aspects of chambers management, marketing and business development.

Scott Heptinstall
Scott@2kbw.com
Deputy Senior Clerk plus icon minus icon

Scott has been clerking since 2005 and joined Chambers in July 2011. Scott's responsibilities include diary management, practice development and billing fees.

Stephen Mayne
Stephen@2kbw.com
1st Junior Clerk – crime plus icon minus icon

Stephen joined Chambers in March 2008. His day to day duties include diary management, liaising with Court Service list offices and dealing with all manner of enquiries from our instructing solicitors, prosecuting authorities and with clerks from other Chambers. Stephen is also responsible for dealing with counsel's fees and prepares and submits claims for our cases in both the Magistrates and Crown Courts.

Ryan Fellows
Ryan@2kbw.com
2nd Junior Clerk plus icon minus icon

Ryan joined Chambers in October 2019 having previously spent 4 years clerking in a criminal set in the Temple. Ryan's responsibilities include diary management, and liaising with instructing solicitors and Court staff.

Chris Doe
Chris@2kbw.com
Civil and Family Clerk plus icon minus icon

Chris joined us in May 2014 and is based at our Portsmouth offices where he has responsibility for our Civil and Family teams. Before relocating to Hampshire in 2011 Chris was formerly the Senior Clerk at Walnut House Chambers in Exeter for 16 years and, before then, the Deputy Senior Clerk at 23, Essex Street, London.

Hannah Wright
Hannah@2kbw.com
Family & Civil Clerk plus icon minus icon

Hannah joined Chambers in November 2019, after a number of years working for the Court Service, primarily as a Judges Clerk, covering all aspects of Civil, Family and Criminal work. She is based at our Portsmouth office where she provides full clerking support to the Civil and Family team.

Alice Sackman
(on maternity leave)
Alice@2kbw.com
Civil & Family Junior Clerk plus icon minus icon

Alice joined Chambers in September 2013 and works from our Portsmouth offices.
Alice helps to organise and develop the practices of our Family and Civil teams.

Sally Bowen
Sally@2kbw.com
Prosecution Clerk plus icon minus icon

Sally joined 2Kbw in 2019 following 27 years at the Crown Prosecution Service in the West Midlands where the last 10 years were spent clerking the in-house crown advocates and allocating briefs out to chambers.
As chambers Prosecution clerk Sally is responsible for maintaining the high standard of service chambers members give to the Crown Prosecution Service and business development.

Tracey McCarthy
TMcCarthy@2kbw.com
Chambers Manager plus icon minus icon

Tracey is in charge of Business Development within Chambers. She joined us from Thomson Reuters where she was Head of Conferences and Directories. Tracey has responsibility for the marketing, commercial and strategic direction of Chambers, and works closely with the Management Committee and Senior Clerk to achieve these responsibilities.

Poppy Maddison
Poppy@2kbw.com
Junior Clerk/Fees Assistant plus icon minus icon

Poppy joined Chambers in May 2019 after previously working at another top criminal Chambers in the Temple. Prior to this, she completed a Psychology degree at Nottingham Trent University.