Our clerks will be happy to advise on the suitability of members of QEB for any particular case and will provide charging rates upon request. They provide practical arrangements connected with any Court hearings, particularly the fixing and listing of cases to be heard.

Their reputation is unrivalled being described in Chambers & Partners 2014 as “simply amazing. It’s a who’s who of wonderful, charming clerks and the service is superior. It’s a very warm and friendly chambers”.

“Superlative clerking.”
Chambers & Partners

Howard Rayner

Howard returned to QEB in the summer of 2016 as Senior Clerk. Prior to then he was the Senior Clerk at 1 Garden Court. Howard has responsibility for the practices of all Members of Chambers, the Clerking team and client management.
Outside of Chambers Howard enjoys spending time with his family and following a number of sports (but not football!).

Jon Bartlett

Jon started his career with QEB in 2002 and has been a loyal member of the Clerks’ Room ever since.  We were delighted to promote Jon to the position of First Junior Clerk in November 2016 in which role he has the day to day responsibility for the management of the diary and the negotiation and billing of barristers’ fees.
Jon is a qualified member of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks and he has an active role in the development of the junior clerks.
Outside of work Jon’s interests include snowboarding, golf and fishing whilst also being an avid Tottenham supporter.

Elizabeth Seymour

Together with her collegues Liz is responsible for the management & development of members practices. She deals with negotiating and billing barristers work, listings, diary management, assigning cases, and is qualified member of the Institute of Barristers Clerks.
Having recently returned from maternity leave she is enjoying being a new Mum for the second time. Out of chambers she enjoys travelling and spending time with family & friends.

Harry Tennent

Harry joined Chambers in August 2013. He is a valued member of the team and deals with diary management, fixing cases and general Chambers duties.
In his spare time he plays football for a local team and is a qualified football referee.  Harry is a qualified member of the Institute of Barrister’s Clerks.

Callum Davison

Callum joined QEB in November 2017.  Prior to that he was at 1 Hare Court for nearly five years. His skills compliment those of his colleagues and as a result is a well respected member of the team.  Away from work, Callum is interested in socialising going to the gym and motorcycling.


Josh Patel

Josh started his clerking career at QEB . Prior to joining QEB, Josh worked for a number of years in retail.
In his spare time Josh enjoys keeping fit, taking part in 5-a-side football, tennis and other sports.  When he is not keeping fit, he enjoys socialising and travelling.