22nd Jun 2021

18 St John Chambers Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence and Costs Department are delighted to announce that Ruth Costello, 2016 call, has joined chambers.

Ruth will be practising in Serious Injury specifically as well as all areas of Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence and joins having completed her pupillage at another chambers in the North West.

Head of the Department Kane Simons commented: “We are absolutely thrilled to have Ruth Costello join our team. She is immensely bright and has a wealth of experience, having worked in and around serious injury for a number of years. We are looking forward to helping Ruth build a successful, growing practice in both Manchester and around the country.”

Head of Chambers Richard Chapman QC said that, “Ruth is an excellent addition to Chambers. Her knowledge, skill and approach make her a perfect fit for our exceptional Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Department.”

Ruth said “I am really excited to have joined 18 St John Street, they are a chambers on the move with a growing team containing real quality practitioner’s acting in really high value and important cases for an enviable list of clients. I am looking forward to working with the members and staff to build a practice in my home city and across the country.”

For more information about Ruth Costello or our Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence and Costs Department please contact Chambers Director James Parks, or, Senior Clerk Katie Brown on 0161 278 1800 or by email