Robert Avis


Robert was called to the bar in 2013 and joined XXIV Old Buildings in October 2014 after completion of pupillage. He is developing a broad junior commercial chancery practice. He regularly appears in the County Court and High Court in his own right, as well as taking instructions as junior counsel. He has experience across the spectrum of Chambers’ areas of expertise, including insolvency, financial services, civil fraud, real property, and general commercial litigation, in addition to trusts, probate and estates matters.

After reading English at Oxford, Robert completed a doctorate in Old Icelandic law and literature. He taught at Oxford before coming to the Bar.

Contact details

020 7691 2424 /

Areas of Practice

Restructuring & Insolvency

Year Qualified



MA MSt DPhil (Oxon), LLB (City)


Chancery Bar Association