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Our clerks’ room is open between:

8.30am – 6.30pm

Outside of these hours and in cases of urgency, please contact
Paul Bunting on 07971 843023 or
Darren Madle on 07769 714399.

Clerk contacts

Richard Sheehan

Deputy Senior Clerk

020 7420 9503
Oliver Ventura

First Junior Clerk

020 7420 9505
Aron Hanks

Second Junior Clerk

020 7420 9506
Archie Conners

Third Junior Clerk

020 7420 9507

Our clerks’ room is open between:

8.30am – 6.30pm

Outside of these hours and in cases of urgency, please contact
Paul Bunting on 07971 843023 or
Darren Madle on 07769 714399.

Clerk contacts

Richard Sheehan

Deputy Senior Clerk

020 7420 9503
Oliver Ventura

First Junior Clerk

020 7420 9505
Aron Hanks

Second Junior Clerk

020 7420 9506
Archie Conners

Third Junior Clerk

020 7420 9507

William
Spence

Call: 2021

Tel: 020 7420 9500

About

Will has a broad practice in line with Chambers’ core areas of work, with a particular focus on insolvency, commercial, private client, and real estate law.

He also has experience of working in cases where conflicts of laws issues arise.

As well as providing drafting and advisory services, Will frequently appears as sole counsel in the County Court, the Insolvency and Companies Court, and the High Court.

Prior to joining Selborne, Will gained a Double First in Human, Social and Political Sciences from the University of Cambridge, where he was awarded multiple academic scholarships. He then obtained a Distinction on the GDL at City University, before completing an LLM at the College of Europe.

From 2019-2020, he spent nine months as judicial assistant to Lord Justice Underhill in the Court of Appeal, where he worked on prominent commercial appeals, including Vodafone v Ofcom [2020] EWCA Civ 183 (on counterfactual arguments in the law of restitution), and R (Locke) v HMRC [2019] EWCA Civ 1909 (on the validity of accelerated payment notices issued by HMRC).

Please see William’s Privacy Notice here.

ICO Registration: ZB564032

  • BA (Hons) (Double First)
  • MA (Cantab)
  • GDL (Distinction)
  • LLM (Mention Très Bien)
  • BPTC, Inns of Court (Merit)

 

  • Geoffrey Hawthorn Prize, Cambridge University
  • College Scholarships, Pembroke College, Cambridge
  • Postgraduate Denman Scholarship, College of Europe (Bruges)
  • Winner, UKAEL Essay Competition
  • Winner, Marion Simmons QC Essay Competition
  • Winner, Inner Temple Inter-University Moot Court
  • Winning Advocate General, European Law Moot Court
  • Hardwicke, Lord Bowen, and Lord Denning Scholarships, Lincoln’s Inn

Registered Name: William Spence

VAT Number: 454076785