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Iris Ferber

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Telephone 020 7831 0222
Email iris.ferber@42br.com


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Iris Ferber - 42 Bedford Row


"She has a lovely, friendly manner, and she is very good with witnesses and clients and she will make the matter fun." "She is very good with clients, she is excellent at controlling proceedings, she navigates a course through the case very well and she crafts very good summaries of submissions." Chambers and Partners 2022

"Iris has obvious intellectual ability and is well ahead of her peers. Firm, yet friendly, and a strategic thinker - a leader at the housing Bar and beyond." Legal 500 2022

"Iris has fabulous attention to detail and spots things really quickly." "She's helpful, proactive, accessible, effective and great with clients." – Chambers and Partners 2021

"Iris is extremely tenacious, ever-helpful and an excellent advocate. A great all-rounder. Technically strong, has a good grasp of the issues, and is particularly good with clients." Legal 500 2021

“Extremely good, very self-assured and in complete command of the case” (Chambers UK 2020). They also say that she “has an excellent breadth of legal knowledge which she applies in a practical and effective manner” (The Legal500 UK 2020). 

Iris Ferber     The Legal 500 – The Clients Guide to Law Firms

Iris is an established Housing and Employment Law specialist, with a particular interest in discrimination law, including disability discrimination law. She is listed in both the UK Bar legal directories (The Legal 500 and Chambers UK), for both her Employment work and her Housing work.

Qualifications and Appointments

  • MPhil (Cantab), Selwyn College, Cambridge
  • Richard Isaacson Memorial Scholarship 2005

News & Events

News & events

Employment Newsletter

Welcome to the latest roundup from our barristers at 42 Bedford Row Employment Practice, with the latest news and unique insights from our team.

23rd August 2018 Read more

Mental Health Issues in Housing Litigation

Mental Health Issues in Housing Litigation During April and May 2017, we ran a 2-part workshop in Chambers exploring the law and procedure on dealing with mental health issues in housing cases. This Bulletin is intended as a follow-up note for those of you who attended, and as a general practice note for those of

30th May 2017 Read more

Housing Bulletin No 18 – Forfeiture for non-payment of service charges

Welcome to this, the 18th bulletin from the Housing Team. We hope that you will find the content of interest: if you wish to receive further updates you can subscribe by replying to housing@42br.com Forfeiture for non-payment of service charges Last month, we ran a workshop in Chambers exploring the law and procedure of forfeiting a

9th January 2017 Read more