Jay Dorton

Designated Family Clerk


020 7632 7852

Jay started his clerking career in 2000. He was formerly a clerk at the leading family set, 1 Hare Court, before joining 5 Pump Court in 2007 and being appointed as chambers Designated Family Clerk. As such he is responsible for the management and development of our Family Law Group and has day to day responsibility for negotiating and billing fees, work distribution and diary management.

 In his spare time Jay enjoys socialising with friends, occasional running and is an avid Arsenal supporter.

"Family clerk Jay Dorton is singled out as friendly, approachable and very efficient" "he makes clients feel like a priority and does his best to ensure continuity of cover" - Legal 500 2017

"Jay is reliable and always happy to help.  He is the most composed clerk I know!" - Kiren Dhillon, TV Edwards



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5 Pump Court

Temple, London


T 020 7353 2532 or 07976 368031

F 020 7353 5321

E clerks@5pumpcourt.com

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