Portrait of Harry Campbell

Harry Campbell

Barrister

Year of Call 2017

Professional Practice

Harry joined Chambers in October 2018 having completed his pupillage under the supervision of Laura Heaton, Max Lewis, and Richard Tambling.

He represents clients in all areas of family law with a focus on financial remedy and private law children proceedings. Harry recently appeared unled in the High Court for the wife in T v T (Application for financial relief after an overseas divorce) [2020] EWHC 555 (Fam) (a MFPA 1984 Part III claim following a Russian divorce where the husband had failed to participate or give any disclosure and his client was awarded a lump sum of £2.25m). He is also currently being led in several high-value and complex financial remedy cases.

Before joining Chambers, Harry worked as a paralegal at Burgess Mee Family Law where he assisted solicitors acting in private family law matters.

  • Notable Cases

    • Trapitsyna v Trapitsyn
      [2020] 2 WLUK 170
    • T v T (Application for financial relief after an overseas divorce)
      [2020] EWHC 555 (Fam), [2020] 2 WLUK 170
  • Publications and Lecturing

    • Harry writes regularly. He has written most recently for LexisPSL Family about the Court of Appeal’s decision in Hart v Hart [2018] EWCA Civ 1053 and for the Family Law Bar Association’s magazine (Family Affairs) about openness and privacy in family proceedings.

    • He is also happy to speak at seminars/lectures. During pupillage, he prepared lecture notes for other members of Chambers on a diverse range of topics (including, for example, the practical and legal implications of arbitration in family proceedings).
       

  • Personal Information

    Harry graduated from Oriel College, Oxford University with a BA (Hons) in History. As an undergraduate, he volunteered at the Oxford University Counselling Service and was awarded the Prize for the Best Overall Contribution to College Life by Oriel College.

     

    He subsequently completed the Graduate Diploma in Law and the Bar Professional Training Course at The University of Law. During his studies, he was awarded the Joseph Jackson Major Scholarship and a Harmsworth Entrance Exhibition by Middle Temple.