Modern-thinking, approachable criminal, family and civil barristers.


2 Dr Johnson’s Buildings is an established barrister’s chambers and was founded in 1988 as a modern-thinking and approachable common law set of chambers.

Since then 2 Dr Johnson’s Buildings has steadily grown to a diverse set whilst retaining the same essential ethos and focus on providing excellent advocacy services.

2 Dr Johnson’s recruits pupils on a yearly basis and all pupils undertake additional advocacy training in chambers before starting on their feet. Chambers carefully recruits its pupils with the intention of retaining them as tenants and is committed to the ongoing development of all Chambers' pupils and 3rd six pupils. Chambers also welcomes applications from prospective tenants.

Barristers at 2 Dr Johnson’s practice in a wide range of areas and a number of members sit part-time as Judges in tribunals, as well as the criminal and family courts.


At 2 Dr Johnson’s Buildings we pride ourselves on being accessible to all of our clients and always providing client specific, pragmatic advice.


2 Dr Johnson’s Buildings, Temple, London, EC4Y 7AY
DX: 210 Chancery Lane

+44 (0)207 936 2613


+44 (0)7802 482 912

Monday to Friday: 8:30 to 18:00

Weekends: Closed