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Room for sale in Denman Chambers - $35,000.00
Applications are invited to purchase an internal room (13.6 m2) in Denman Chambers.
Would suit Junior Barrister. Sale includes Commonwealth Law Reports (Vol 1-199) and NSW LR (Vol 1-65) as well as furniture. The floor has an extensive library and is linked to Barnet.
All enquiries should be directed to the clerk of the floor, Michelle Borg on 9264 6899 or firstname.lastname@example.org and will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. For more information about the floor, please visit www.denmanchambers.com.au
Room for sale in Denman Chambers - $70,000.00
Large, well appointed, sunny room overlooking Hyde Park available for sale. Suitable for Silk or Senior Junior. The room size is 29m2 and possesses a large conference room, an extensive library and is linked to Barnet. All enquiries should be directed to the clerk of the floor, Michelle Borg on 9264 6899 or email@example.com and will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. For more information about the floor, please visit www.denmanchambers.com.au
Room to license in Frederick Jordan Chambers for 6 months commencing January 2018.
Spacious corner room on level 6 above Elizabeth St and Martin Place. 23 square metres. Monthly rent $2215 plus gst. Monthly clerks and library fees $1355 plus gst. Contact: Elleanor Gillard via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Room for purchase in Sir James Martin Chambers
Room with views to the Eastern Suburbs is available for purchase at nominal cost. The room is large, light filled and has good shelving. These well-established chambers have a new 10 year lease commencing March 2018. Enquiries concerning outgoings and to arrange an inspection can be directed to the Clerk, Kirsti Reith on 9223 8088 or email@example.com. All enquiries will be treated with the strictest confidence. For more information, please visit www.sirjamesmartin.com
Trust Chambers - external rooms currently available
No buy in – 6 months get out
Trust Chambers has recently negotiated a new 5 year lease with an option for a further 5 year term. The lease contains no ‘knock down’ clause and the rent compares favourably to the current market. Trust Chambers is a stable, long established Floor which has been around for 25 years.
The first room, 16-17 square metres, faces directly on to Hyde Park, with floor to ceiling glass and would suit an experienced Junior Counsel.
The second room is 14-15 square metres with large wall to wall windows, with good views of the northern side of the Downing Centre and has built in shelving.
We offer the following:
- Prime location, just metres from Downing Centre Court complex and a short walk to the Family Court Precinct. Also Museum Railway Station, buses and ample car parking a stone’s throw away;
- Rent/Clerk fees are very reasonable;
- A good mix of senior & junior barristers across a range of areas, but predominantly in Criminal, Family Law and Commercial litigation;
- 6 month notice requirement, i.e. members are not required to hold a room beyond that period if they decide to move on.
- All enquires can be made in utmost discretion to Luke Robinson -Floor Clerk 9264 9444 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Larger size Room for Sale on Second Floor Wentworth
Presently licensed on a short term basis, a larger size room (1 and 1/3 size or 4000 shares in CCL) on the Macquarie Street side of Second Floor Wentworth Chambers is available for purchase. It would most likely suit a silk, aspiring silk or senior junior, with or without a PA, or else a barrister requiring or needing more, but not too much more, extra space. The room has extensive “Rosewood” colour shelving and cupboards and a Mitsubishi air-conditioner. There is also a large leather-topped desk with matching leather office chair, a leather lounge and 2 matching leather lounge chairs, all in excellent condition, which may be included in the sale. CCL Maintenance Contributions are $1,552.86 pm including GST and Floor fees are $2,093.85 pm including GST. The floor is fully networked to CCL, uses its VOIP telephone system, has a WiFi connection, and has its own website and electronic diary management by the Clerk. Recently, the floor’s common areas underwent a stylish refurbishment. There is also easy access from the floor through Second Floor Selborne Chambers and the Selborne lifts to the Bar Library. The floor currently comprises 2 silks, 17 juniors and 2 readers. Members practise in most jurisdictions and areas of practice. Floor members work together harmoniously. The room is realistically priced and terms, including as to delayed settlement, if required, are negotiable. The room may be inspected by prior arrangement with the clerk on 9232 4466 or email to
email@example.com. All enquiries will be dealt in the strictest confidence.
Chambers with anteroom for sale (4,100 shares) - Second Floor, Selborne Chambers
This room is well appointed with extensive storage both in the anteroom and the main room.
The anteroom which is presently used for a PA is also suitable as a work station leaving the main room available as a dedicated conference facility. Subject to floor approval, it may also be licensed to defray expenses. The room also has Mitsubishi air-conditioning. Outgoing are only $1565.17 inclusive of GST (CCL) and $1210.00 inclusive of GST in respect of floor fees.
There is a considerable diversity of practices amongst members of this strong and congenial floor including commercial, common law (including medical negligence), equity, administrative law, crime, trade practices, tax law and coronial inquiries. Fast internet via CCL VoIp telephone system is available. Asking price $135,000 For further information and inspection contact the floor clerk Sarah Aleksovski or her assistant Skye Arnold on 92336400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications will be treated in strict confidence.
Priced to sell
A well-appointed full sized room is available for purchase on Third Floor Wentworth Chambers. With an attractive fit-out and windows to the light well. All reasonable offers will be considered. Enquiries and expressions of interest will be dealt with in the strictest confidence and should be directed to: Adria Poljak, tel: 0414 281 158 email: email@example.com
Room for licence in Chalfont Chambers
A small internal room has become available to licence in Chalfont Chambers. The available room would suit a junior barrister and is fully fitted out with a desk and shelving. The monthly licence fee is $1,200 excl. GST plus disbursements. Chalfont Chambers is located in the Culwulla Chambers building at 9/67 Castlereagh Street, Sydney. If you are interested in inspecting the room, please contact the Clerk, Justine Ferraro on 02 9232 0186 or firstname.lastname@example.org All enquiries will be dealt with in the strictest of confidence.
7 Windeyer Chambers
Two internal rooms are available for licence/sale. Join a harmonious floor of industrious barristers (practice areas include Administrative, Crime, Equity, Family and Probate). With a Macquarie Street location (Land and Environment Court building), the Supreme/Federal Courts are in close proximity. High speed internet/email connection to Counsel's Chambers Limited is available, together with VoIP telephone system. Enquiries should be directed to Helen Simpkin on 9232 2944 or email@example.com
Level 8 Windeyer Chambers
Sale or Licence Internal room 15.75 square metres
Sale price - Negotiable
Situated in the same building as the Land & Environment Court. Within 100 metres of the Supreme & Federal Courts and NSW Bar Association Dispute Resolution Centre. The floor consists of established senior juniors practising in equity, land and environment law, insolvency and a range of other commercial areas. Counsels' Chambers Limited levies per month are $854.15 [incl GST] Number of shares with Counsels' Chambers Limited is 2,200. Floor Fees are $1725 [incl GST] Enquiries: Sharon Hiller, Clerk of Chambers. Tel: (02) 9235 3033
For Sale - Internal standard sized room 10.3 squares metres
Sale price: Negotiable
Furnished with shelving and robing cupboard. The floor consists of established senior juniors practising in a wide range of commercial areas. 2040 shares in Counsels Chambers Ltd. Situated in the same building as the Land & Environment Court. Close to the Supreme Court & NSW Bar Dispute Resolution Centre. Possesses working library, high speed internet & email access via Counsels Chambers Network. Counsel Chambers' Levies are $793 per month (GST incl).
Floor fees $1725 [ incl GST ] Sharon Hiller Clerk of Chambers Tel: (02) 9235 3033
Internal standard sized room 13.6 squares metres
Sale Price - negotiable
Furnished with shelving and robing cupboard. The floor consists of established senior juniors practising in a wide range of commercial areas. 2040 shares in Counsels Chambers Ltd. Situated in the same building as the Land & Environment Court. Close to the Supreme Court & NSW Bar Dispute Resolution Centre. Possesses working library, high speed internet & email access via
Counsels Chambers Network. Counsel Chambers' Levies are $793.00 per month (GST incl).
Floor fees $1725 [ incl GST ] Sharon Hiller, Clerk of Chambers, Tel: (02) 9235 3033
Eighth Floor Wentworth Chambers
An opportunity to purchase a single room has become available on the Eighth Floor, Wentworth Chambers. The room is tastefully fitted out, with extensive shelving and a robing cupboard.
The Floor is well established, collegiate and busy. It includes four senior counsel with a wide range of practice areas, including commercial, equity, corporations, insolvency, probate, property, building, trade practices, employment, common law, criminal, appellate and taxation.
The Floor is recently renovated, provides an excellent library, has VOIP telephony, and is connected to Counsels Chambers Network. Applications and enquiries will be treated in the strictest confidence and should be addressed to the Clerk, Michael Wilcox, via email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 02 8231 5905. www.8wentworth.com.au.
Sir Owen Dixon Chambers – Level 64 MLC Centre
A room is currently available for purchase or licence at Sir Owen Dixon Chambers.
The room is a good sized internal room with fitout. The floor comprises 60 barristers including three senior counsel. The floor has a long term lease and features excellent facilities. To arrange an inspection or if you have any queries please contact the clerk, Ian Irvine, on 8076 6600 or via email to email@example.comAll enquiries will be treated in the strictest of confidence. www.sirowendixon.com.au
An internal half room is available to share on prestigious Sir Owen Dixon Chambers which is on L64 of the MLC Centre. The floor has an impressive library and online research room with access to Westlaw and LexisNexis. The floor has both criminal and civil barristers and has a strong open-door collegial atmosphere. To view the room or for further information, contact the clerk, Ian Irvine, on 8076 6600 or communicate directly with Ngaire Watson, on a confidential basis, by email on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0403 487 488.
Room for sale in 9 Windeyer Chambers
Room size: 21m2
- 1.5 standard rooms.
- Newly refurbished.
- Extensive cupboards and shelving space.
- Built in large working desk.
- Space for a 10 seater conference table.
- Two robe cupboards.
Total monthly outgoings are $3,380 in total for maintenance levy and Clerks fees.
Counsels Chambers high speed internet access connection. Phones are connected to VoIP.
The floor is busy, stable and very harmonious. The floor predominantly practices in common law, insurance, crime, equity and commercial matters. Please contact me if you have any further queries, or would like to make an application or inspection. All enquiries will of course be treated in the strictest of confidence. Contact details:
Victoria Leva, personal assistant, Office direct line: (02) 8224 2212, Mobile: 0466 334 846
Room for sale on Second Floor Wentworth Chambers
Limited offer - rent free to January 2018
A well-appointed full sized room (3,000 shares in CCL) is available for purchase on Second Floor Wentworth Chambers. With an attractive fit-out and windows to the light well, it provides a high standard of accommodation in chambers that have been fully renovated in the last 18 months. It includes extensive built-in shelving and furniture. There are seventeen members of the Floor including two senior counsel and a number of senior juniors with strong practices in a variety of jurisdictions. The sale price is $180,000. Reasonable offers will be considered. The vendor wishes to sell the room before the end of September 2017. As an incentive, as part of an agreement for sale before that time, the vendor will pay floor fees and CCL maintenance contribution fees up to and including January 2018. Occupation of the room will be available 4 weeks after an agreement is reached. All enquiries and expressions of interest will be dealt with in the strictest confidence and should be directed to:
Rhonda Dalton, tel: 9232 4466 email: email@example.com
Opportunity of a Lifetime at Fourth Floor Wentworth Chambers
Are you new at the Bar? Are you looking for Chambers? A room has become available for licence – at no cost (excluding disbursements), and for a period of not less than one year. Due to the extreme generosity of a member of the Floor, this opportunity only exists for a recently admitted member of the Bar. Expressions of interest, together with your CV, should be emailed to the Clerk, Leanne Ferguson.
- 4th Floor Wentworth Chambers
- 180 Phillip Street, Sydney
- Tel: 9232 2722
- Clerk: Leanne Ferguson – firstname.lastname@example.org Please contact the Clerk if you have any queries. All enquiries will be dealt with in the strictest confidence.
Rooms for sale or license in Frederick Jordan Chambers
External room for sale on level 1
- 2 windows overlooking Elizabeth Street.
- 24 m2
- Monthly rent and outgoings $3650 plus GST
External room for sale on level 2
- 1 window overlooking Martin Place.
- 18.5 m2
- Monthly rent and outgoings $3280 plus GST
External room for sale on level 2
- 2 windows overlooking Martin Place.
- 19.5 m2
- Monthly rent and outgoings $3355 plus GST
Large external corner room on level 2
- Available for 6 months from mid December 2017
- 33m2 - overlooking Martin Place and Phillip Street.
- Monthly rent $3322 plus gst.
Internal room for sale on level 4
- Modern fitout
- 14 m2
- Monthly rent and outgoings $2880 plus GST
Room for license
- Internal room on level 5
- 14 m2
- Monthly rent $1530 plus GST
- Monthly outgoings $1355 plus GST
- Rental subsidy may apply- please enquire
Internal room on level 6
Monthly rent $1590 plus gst.
This room is also available to purchase.
External corner room on level 6
Available for 6 months from January 2018
22.5m2 - overlooking Martin Place and Elizabeth Street.
Monthly rent $2215 plus gst.
Monthly clerks and library fees are $1355 plus gst on each room.
Contact Elleanor Gillard, Clerk to Chambers on phone 9229 7333 or email email@example.com for further information.
Opportunity to join 13th Floor St James Hall
A room has become available for sale (or license) on 13th Floor St James Hall Chambers. The is fully fitted out with shelving and cupboards. It is 6 m x 3.5 m, located on the Phillip Street side of the building and receives natural light. 13th Floor St James Hall has 7 silks and 17 juniors with a variety of practice areas including administrative law, commercial, common law, crime, defamation, equity and trusts, intellectual property, native title, real property, and succession. There is an extensive floor library with most loose leaf services, internet facilities and a large conference room for the use of floor members. All enquiries should be directed to the clerk and will be treated with strict confidence. Eugene Crosby: firstname.lastname@example.org.Ph: 9335 3001.
Opportunity to license/buy on 11th Floor Garfield Barwick Chambers
The room is a generously sized internal room with full wall library, large windows providing natural light, ample brief shelving, plenty of cupboard storage, mini fridge cupboard and a robing closet. Please contact Elisa Tringali with expressions of interest by email or on phone on (02) 9335 3091. All enquiries will be afforded strict confidence.
Law reports for sale
A retired magistrate and member of the Bar Association would like to sell Australian Law Reports (Vol.1-70, plus consolidated index) and New South Wales Law Reports (Vol.1-83, plus index). Open to offers to purchase book case as well. Enquiries: (02) 9969 8071.
Law reports and journals for sale
Reasonable offers accepted for all or some of the following, all in excellent condition:
New South Wales Law Reports,  1 NSWLR to (2016) 91 NSWLR, bound volumes, complete.
Western Australian Law Reports, (1991) 6 WALR to (2016) 50 WALR, bound volumes, complete
Tasmanian Law Reports (1991) 1 Tas LR to (2015) 23 Tas LR, bound volumes, complete
Australian Case Citator – complete 1825-2017, 16 bound volumes + updates to 2017
Australian Property Law Journal vol 1 to date, loose leaf folders, complete
Butterworths Property Reports, vol 1 to date, loose leaf volumes, complete
Contact: Peter Butt; (02) 9436 2400; email@example.com
Desk for sale
I am a retired solicitor and have a very large Victorian era partner’s desk that I wish to sell. It is in fine condition with a green coloured tooled leather top and would be very suitable for a busy barrister requiring extensive work space. It has dimensions of approximately 1.8 m by 1.6 m. It has a sheet of clear glass of the same dimensions, if required, to protect the leather surface. The desk is in three parts: two pedestals with drawers on both sides and the desk top, which makes it convenient to move. The abundant work space is the particular attraction. Contact: Graham Bellamy, PO Box 597 Mosman 2088, firstname.lastname@example.org or ph: (02) 9969 8005