Rob Cowup

Deputy Senior Clerk


Tel: +44 (0)20 7544 2750

Rob Cowup began working at Keating Chambers in 2003 having started his career as a Barristers’ Clerk in 2002. He joined Chambers as a junior clerk, progressing to Practice Manager, Senior Practice Manager and then to his current position of Deputy Senior Clerk.

Rob leads the Senior Silks team and is assisted by Dominic Woodbridge and Robert Garvan. His responsibilities as Deputy Senior Clerk include managing and developing all aspects of the barristers’ practices, client relationship management, assigning cases, negotiating fees and general diary management. He has an active role in all aspects of Chambers’ marketing and client relations both domestically and internationally, and regularly visits contacts throughout the UK and overseas.

Rob is referred to in the Legal 500 UK Bar as ‘universally liked and always willing to go the extra mile to assistand as someone who ‘understands solicitors’ pressures and needs, and pull out the stops to meet our expectations’. Legal 500 Asia Pacific describe him as ‘extremely helpful and a pleasure to work with’.

Outside of Chambers, Rob is a keen sports fan with a particular interest in football.

  • Keating Chambers 2003
  • Public Access Training Course 2006
  • SCL Astra Committee member 2015
  • Member of the Society of Construction Law
  • Member of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks
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