Jack Wood commenced work as a barristers clerk at Essex Court Chambers in 2002 and has been in his current position of Team Leader since 2012.

Jack is currently responsible for clerking the junior members of Chambers and is assisted by Dave Mansfield, David Banks, Karl Alsleben and Thomas Gannon. Jack’s role encompasses all aspects of practice management including work allocation, fee negotiation and business development.

Jack has been recognised in the legal directories as:

 “Consistently outstanding. He delivers an extremely high level of service to solicitor clients: he combines a can-do attitude with a pragmatic commercial approach to ensure that the right counsel is instructed. If I ever have a tricky case or a last minute issue, Jack is my first call..” “quick to respond to queries and always does his very best to ensure that the right help can be provided even in tight time frames,” “Always goes the extra mile.”
The Legal 500 2022

“Consistently brilliant to deal with,”appreciates what law firms are trying to achieve and tailors the service accordingly.”
The Legal 500 2021