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Senior Practice Director Civil & Family
Member of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks
LLB – Law Degree BTEC in Advanced Chambers Administration
Mark is a Senior Practice Director based in our Leeds Chambers. He is head of the Family clerking team and provides clerking support to our Clinical Negligence, Court of Protection and senior Personal Injury barristers.
Known for his calm and reassuring manner, he is hugely popular with clients and barristers alike. His expert clerking abilities, coupled with his ability to build rapport with clients, has enabled him to develop Chambers’ client base. Mark has had considerable success with securing and nurturing client relationships with new family law clients in and around Newcastle.
Mark has a significant leadership role in Chambers. As well as taking on a clerking and business development roles, he plays a pivotal role on the Executive Management Board. His role means that he is heavily involved in recruitment of members, seeking new avenues of work and potential ABS arrangements and block contracting and ensuring the commercial viability of chambers.
Senior practice director for the civil and family team Mark Williams ‘keeps in touch on matters that enables the smooth running of listing and continuity of counsel’ Legal 500 2020
"Excellent." Legal 500 2018/2019
"Excellent."Legal 500 2018/2019