Harry began his clerking career more than 10 years ago. He is the practice manager for the private client and finance team and is the primary point of contact for such matters. His responsibilities include the business development of his team, agreeing and negotiating fees (at all levels) and diary management.
Harry’s experience and in-depth knowledge of each barrister’s practice enables him to provide an efficient service across all areas within chambers and to assist clients with their specific requirements. He is a qualified public access clerk and is a member of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks and Resolution.
As quoted in the legal directories,
“Hudson Brewer and Harry Butcher will do anything and everything they can to help. They are always available and know what it is you need. You can tell that they have good relationships with their barristers and are honest and upfront.” Legal 500, 2024
“Hudson Brewer (Director of Clerking) and Harry Butcher (Practice Manager) are outstanding. A phone call never goes unreturned and if a barrister of my choice isn’t available, they’ll always ensure I have a very good alternative. They are polite and easy to speak to.” Chambers & Partners, 2023
“The clerks are the best, in particular Harry Butcher who is able to expertly balance the requirements of the solicitors with the barristers.” Chambers & Partners, 2023
“Practice manager Harry Butcher is efficient and has a real skill for managing cases and diaries.” Chambers & Partners UK, 2022