Danny is the Family Senior Clerk and is a fully qualified Barristers Clerk. He has over 20 years experience and joined 36 Family in May 2013, having already clerked at other leading sets of chambers.

Danny’s main responsibilities include managing his team of clerks, ensuring they maintain their high standards of service and business development.

In his spare time he enjoys playing football, spending time with his family and socialising with friends.


‘The clerks are super helpful, accommodating and bend over backwards to assist.’

‘An outstanding team led by Danny Chapman and First Family Clerk Ashley London. They work tirelessly and couldn’t do more to assist the solicitor.’

‘The clerks at 36 Family will go above and beyond to get to know the solicitors and firms instructing them, and find the right barrister for the case.’

‘The clerks are brilliant at selecting the right barrister who would best fit the case. They are very helpful on the telephone and are always willing to go the extra mile. They should be highly commended for the work they do to assist the barristers,” notes one source. Practice manager Danny Chapman is considered “an exceptional clerk” by another client, who adds: “He knows his barristers inside out.’

‘Energetic and enthusiastic’ family practice manager Danny Chapman is ‘incredibly efficient and pushing chambers to the forefront of the family law market’.

‘Danny is a force of nature and a real visionary in bringing the chambers forward in a competitive space. He respects technology and development and works harder than almost anyone in the profession.’

‘Danny Chapman is always a pleasure to deal with and it is wonderful to see his ethos of providing a high-level, but down to earth service, filtering through the entire clerking team.’