Mark Williams


Name: Mark Williams
Position: Barrister
Year of Call: 1998

Mark is a very experienced member of chambers and a highly regarded advocate in courts and tribunals across the country.

Mark’s extensive knowledge and experience means he is pleased to accept instructions in a variety of areas including Employment, Family and Chancery Commercial.

Before joining the Bar, Mark had a successful career at Lloyd’s of London, where he was a specialist in the reinsurance market for a leading international broking house. Mark was also member of the General Counsel’s department at the Financial Services Authority (now the FCA) and was seconded to HM Treasury where he worked as a policy advisor.

He has been a visiting lecturer on the Bar Professional Training Course at UWE.


‘Mark is an extremely supportive counsel. He is very straight forward with his advice, very practical; clients really respect him. He has a calm and trusting way about him which makes him great in court.’  – Legal 500 2023

‘His knowledge of employment law is superb. His advice is clear and to the point.’  – Legal 500 2022

“Calm and collected, he can convey the key issues to the client in a simple and concise way.”  – Legal 500 2021

Mr Williams has represented this [client] very well; he combined kindness to his client with an iron fist of strong and good submissions.”  DFJ’s judgment in recently reported case.


Family - Children
Matrimonial Finance


Western Circuit, Employment Lawyers Association and Employment Bar Association

Visiting Lecturer on the Bar Professional Training Course at the University of the Wrest of England


Undergraduate Degree – BA (Hons) (Lond-UCL)

Post-graduate Qualifications – City University, London: CPE- Diploma in Law

BPP Law School: Bar Vocational Course (Very Competent)

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