Charlie joined chambers in May 2014 as Crime Practice Manager, having spent 7 years at another leading criminal set.
He is responsible for heading up the Crime Clerking Team. His day to day responsibilities involve developing the practices of the Crime members, fee negotiation, allocation of work and has pride in ensuring solicitors get a high quality service.
"Charlie Tennent provides a solid clerking service and good client care." Legal 500, 2022
"Charlie Tennent goes above and beyond what is required, and is highly efficient." - Legal 500, 2021
Chambers & Partners (2021) described Charlie Tennant as "a joy to work with." "He is quick to respond and very proactive." "He is extremely effective in ensuring that the relationship between instructing solicitors and counsel is a collaborative one."
The Legal 500 (2019) described that in the crime team, practice manager Charlie Tennent "particularly impresses for his personable style and efficiency."
Outside of Chambers, Charlie enjoys travelling, socialising with friends and is a Tottenham Hotspur season ticket holder.