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Glen Hodgetts

Glen gained a First Class Honours Degree in Law from Lancaster University in 1993 and was awarded the Lancaster and Morecombe Law Society Prize for best degree result. He was called to the Bar in 1995 and then worked as an in-house Barrister at a leading immigration charity, training its 50 lawyers. In 2000, he went into independent practice at Tooks Chambers where he remained for 13 years and then established his own Bristol centred, "Great George Street Chambers" as a sole practitioner. Now, with over 27 years of work as a barrister in immigration law, Glen is known as a leader in his field and has published extensively - Editor of the Immigration Law Update (TSO), Consultant editor of the Human Rights' Law Reports (Jordans) and contributor to Macdonald's Immigration Law and Practice (5th Edition - Butterworths).


Glen "is a committed and passionate immigration practitioner who will leave no stone unturned in the pursuit of justice and in trying to achieve the right result for his clients" (Chambers and Partners)


You can see what other professional and lay clients have said about Glen by clicking here.


Upholland Grammar School

Lancaster University: LLB (Hons) First Class

Lancaster and Morecambe District Law Society Prize for Best Degree Result

Bar Vocational Course: Inns of Court School of Law


Bar Number: 34256
Call to Bar: November 1995


Member of Inner Temple

Immigration Law Practitioner's Association


Amnesty International

Photograph of Glen Hodgetts, barrister at law and Head of Chambers at Great George Street Chambers - providing specialist immigration advice and representation in all aspects of UK immigration, asylum and nationality law

David JoneS - door tenant


David is an accomplished Immigration and human rights barrister with more than 20 years experience. He is a door tenant at Great George Street Chambers and principally practices from Garden Court Chambers, London. 


He is passionate about the work he does, appreciating that in his area of practice – whether it be a claim for asylum or an application for leave as an investor – outcomes change lives.

His success rate among the cases he has handled is very high and promises to clients delivered. He truly cares for his clients and works to get them the best possible outcome.

Over more than 2 decades David has developed an extraordinary level of expertise as a practitioner in all areas of immigration, human rights, EU Free Movement, and nationality law. David also enjoys an expanding practice in managed and business migration.

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Bar Vocational Course - Inns of Court School of Law (1995-1996)
LLM International Economic and Corporate Law - Queen Mary College, University of London (1994-1995) LLB Hons (2:1) - Queen Mary College, University of London (1991-1994)
Foundation Degree in English and American Literature - University of Kent (1990-1991)



 Call to Bar: 1994


Immigration Law Practitioners' Association

Haldane Society
Amnesty International

Picture of David Jones - immigration barrister and door tenant at Great George Street Chambers
Logo for Great George Street Chambers (Chambers of Glen Hodgetts) - providing specialist immigration advice and representation from leading public access accredited immigration barristers at law.
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