1st Feb 2022

The members of 18 St John Street are delighted to announce that Rebecca Costello has joined the family department in chambers.

Rebecca was called to the bar in 2013 and joins 18 St John Street having spent her early career as an Associate Lecturer in Law at Manchester Law School (MMU), the University of Salford, the Open University and other universities in the North West. However, it was always her desire to pursue a career at the bar.

Following a successful pupillage at Chambers in Northampton, she joined Atlantic Chambers, Liverpool as a third six pupil before becoming a tenant. Rebecca now joins 18 St John Street as of 1st February 2022.

Chambers Director James Parks welcomed Rebecca’s arrival, “Rebecca is an excellent addition to Chambers. Her knowledge, skill and approach make her a perfect fit for our exceptional Family Department.”

Rebecca commented, ” I am delighted to be joining 18 St John Street Chambers. The Family Department is very strong and has an excellent reputation across the North West and I am very much looking forward to developing my practice here.”

Rebecca is keen to develop a busy practice comprising of all areas of family law and she invites instructions on behalf of all parties in the following areas: public law (children), private law (children), domestic abuse and financial remedy proceedings.

Rebecca Costello is a member of the Family Department at 18 St John Street Chambers.  For more information please click the links above or contact a member of the family clerking team on 0161 278 1800 or via email family@18sjs.com.