Tim is responsible for the management and development of the Civil Liberties and Housing teams.
Tim has overall responsibility for the diaries, strategic management and development of members' practices of the Civil Liberties and Housing teams. His primary focus is ensuring an efficient and first class clerking service across those teams.
Having joined Garden Court Chambers in 2015 and bringing over 15 years of clerking experience to the role, Tim has an in depth knowledge and understanding of Civil Liberties and Housing teams practice areas and its members.
"Tim Hempstead, senior practice manager, is a huge asset to Garden Court Chambers. He is extremely responsive, helpful and approachable." Chambers & Partners, 2024
"Tim Hempsted is very helpful and goes out of his way to assist." Legal 500, 2024
"Tim Hempsted, Joe Fraser and Eidvile Banionyte work well together and are always able to provide a barrister when needed." Legal 500, 2024
"Tim Hempsted is reliable and communicative." Legal 500, 2024
"Tim Hempsted is especially and consistently responsive and helpful." Chambers & Partners, 2023
"Always quick to respond, have a very good idea of the strengths of their various barristers, and always make sure to give you good representation. Eidvile Banionyte and Tim Hempsted are of particular note in this regard." Legal 500, 2023
‘The clerks are always extremely responsive and helpful. They are always on hand to organise meetings and send fee notes at short notice." Legal 500, 2023
"Tim Hempsted is always great; whenever I need anything he makes it happen, and he's a lovely guy too." Chambers & Partners, 2022
"Tim and his team are very efficient, prompt and courteous." Legal 500, 2022
"Tim is absolutely brilliant. Responds to emails quickly and resolves issues efficiently." Legal 500, 2022
"Particularly helpful and organised." Legal 500, 2022
Tim Hempsted was recognised by Legal 500 (2020) for providing "an excellent, prompt and above all professional service that surpasses expectations."