Meet the team

Antony Cooke

Antony Cooke

Editor. Graduated from Durham University, UK, in Russian & French. Taught English at St. Petersburg State University in Russia. Previously worked at Michelin as a European project manager, and at PricewaterhouseCoopers as an associate in investment management. Fluent in Russian and French.


Paul Rance

Paul Rance

Deputy editor. Graduated from University of Exeter, UK, with a First in English Literature and also spent a year abroad at the University of Toronto to read Canadian literature. He completed his master's in English at University College London in 2010.


Tom Lewis

Deputy editor. Graduated in 2015 with a BA in History from the University of Sheffield. Tom runs a regular music and visual arts event in his spare time. 

Sam Morris

Sam Morris

Deputy editor of Chambers Associate's UK sister publication Chambers Student Guide. Graduated from the University of Leiden, The Netherlands. with a First in Political Science, and from the London School of Economics with a master's in Comparative Politics. Has worked for the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Speaks Dutch and German.


Natalie Bertram

Senior researcher. Graduated in 2016 from the University of Exeter with a BA in English Literature. Freelances as a proofreader in her free time.


Michael Bird

Senior researcher. Graduated from Royal Holloway, University of London with a BA in History. Prior to working at Chambers wrote for US-based entertainment websites and continues to review music in his spare time.


Harry Cerasale

Researcher. Graduated in 2015 with a BA in History from the University of Nottingham. Has previously worked as an English teacher in Vietnam and Cambodia.


Laura Bishop

Graduated in 2017 from the University of Sussex with an MA in Creative and Critical Writing following a BA in English.


Alex Radford

Graduated from the University of York with a BA in Philosophy. Previously he worked as a project manager for an engineering firm.



Leah Henderson

Graduated from the University of the West of England with an MA in Journalism in 2015, after completing an undergraduate degree in English Language and Literature in 2014 at the University of Glasgow. Previously worked as a business English teacher in Madrid. 


Sal Francis Morton

Graduated from Queen Mary University of London with a BA in Drama, receiving the Sylvia Perry Prize for Outstanding Contribution. Has previously worked in education.