Fountain Court Chambers are pleased to announce the appointment of Team Leaders Katie Szewczyk and Sian Huckett to the position of joint deputy Senior Clerks.  Sian has been a clerk at Fountain Court since 2008, and Katie since 2012.

Senior Clerk, Alex Taylor, commenting on the appointments, said:

“I am immensely proud to see Katie and Sian promoted to be my joint deputy senior clerks and I look forward to working with them in their new roles, which I am sure they will combine to fulfil with the same complementary skills that they have shown throughout their careers at Fountain Court. This is an exciting moment for Chambers and, speaking for both myself and my terrific team, we will strive to maintain and advance our reputation for excellence in the service we provide to Fountain Court’s clients.”

Head of Chambers, Bankim Thanki QC, said:

“Fountain Court is delighted to be able to promote two such talented clerks as deputies to assist Alex Taylor in leading our superb clerking team.  We believe we have one of the strongest clerks’ rooms at the Bar and Katie’s and Sian’s appointments as deputy senior clerks can only serve to strengthen it further.”