Paul Bunting

‘Paul Bunting is the best clerk I have ever dealt with. He is incredibly friendly and helpful’
Chambers and Partners, 2020

‘provides and unparalleled, impeccable service’, ‘often going the extra mile for instructing solicitors’
Legal 500, 2020

Paul Bunting is Selborne’s Senior Clerk, having been with us since we opened our doors for business in June 2002. He started his clerking career in 1995 at the then largest set of chambers in London, Hardwicke Building. Paul is actively involved with leading the clerking and business development of chambers as well as building and maintaining client relationships. He plays a major role with marketing and developing member’s practices at all levels of seniority within Chambers. This includes fee negotiation, work placement and practice development.

Paul has detailed knowledge and understanding of all of the specialist practice areas of the members of Selborne Chambers and mastery of listing procedures. He is known by clients for his responsiveness and adaptability in matching their expectations and requirements. Paul is approachable and flexible in fee negotiation, and is happy to discuss the structuring of fees to suit particular individuals and case demands.


  • Recommendations

    Bunting is ‘very approachable and very commercial’
    Chambers and Partners, 2019

    ‘particular adept at finding the right barrister at the right price for cases’
    Legal 500, 2019

    Particular praise is reserved for Senior Clerk, Paul Bunting, who ‘is excellent – friendly, responsive and pragmatic’ as well as ”very easy to deal with and very easy to be frank with’
    Chambers and Partners, 2018

    ‘just exceptional – such a delight to work with and always the first port of call’
    Legal 500, 2017

    Senior clerk Paul Bunting is also singled out for ‘making solicitors feel valued and understanding what they want to achieve’
    Legal 500, 2016

    ‘one of the very best clerks out there, and goes the extra mile’
    Legal 500, 2015