Founded in 1953 by counsel involved in the Nuremberg War Crime Trials, 2 Harcourt Buildings is a specialist criminal set deeply rooted in principles of excellence and forward thinking.

We are proud of a long tradition of integrity, humanity and collaboration, and a record of notable successes in which our core values have been as palpable as our exceptional advocacy skills and intricate knowledge of the law.

Our diverse and talented set of barristers are experienced in both prosecution and defence and the size and culture of our Chambers enables us to accommodate a wide range of relationship models with clients, collaborators and partners from the private, corporate and public sectors.

We are, individually and collectively, committed to advancing all aspects of our profession through the quality of our work, whilst honouring our heritage through our conduct.

We would welcome the opportunity to include you among our clients, colleagues or associates.


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