Jessica began her career as a barristers’ clerk at One Essex Court in 2014. In Chambers she is part of the team responsible for the practices of the senior juniors and also helps manage the Intellectual Property barristers and Tax QC's. Jessica's responsibilities include diary management, liaising with clients regarding the availability and suitability of counsel, negotiating fees and listing hearings. In addition to this, Jessica also assists with the organisation of Chambers' events such as the Women at the Commercial Bar Mentoring Scheme.
Jessica is a qualified member of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks (IBC) where she sits as Co-Chair of the Career Development Committee. Jessica also sits on the Management Commitee for the IBC.
Jessica has also obtained the BTEC Advanced Award in Chambers Administration.
'Jessica Barnes is very responsive and good to work with.'Chambers UK 2019
‘Jessica Barnes is incredibly helpful in overcoming challenges with court listings’The Legal 500 2018
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