Chambers staff

Karen Davis

Senior Clerks • Senior Criminal Clerk


Karen joined Zenith in 2014 as Business Development Clerk to Chambers and was promoted to Senior Criminal Clerk in June 2015. She is primarily responsible for the day to day practice and ongoing business development of the Criminal Team including drafting and agreeing tender arrangements for specific individual client needs. Karen is also responsible for ensuring the professional business relationship between clients and barristers is maintained at all times.

Prior to joining Zenith, Karen worked at a Chambers in South Yorkshire for 12 years and brings her wealth of experience and knowledge to her role. Attention to detail, working to deadlines and diligence are 3 of her main strengths.

In her free time, Karen enjoys spending time with her family and outdoor pursuits.


‘Other names to note include ‘conscientious and efficient’ senior family clerk Rebecca Hartley, senior criminal clerk Karen Davis, and ‘always very helpful’ senior civil clerk Paul McNab.’

Legal 500 (2017)

Market sources recommend senior criminal clerk Karen Davis for her leadership of the "very helpful clerking team."

Chambers & Partners 2018