XXIV Old Buildings welcomes Max Archer to Chambers

July 9, 2024

XXIV Old Buildings is delighted to announce the arrival of Max Archer as a member of Chambers from today, 9th July 2024.

Max is recognised as a leading aviation, commercial, private international law and group litigation practitioner.  He is an experienced counsel for both advisory and advocacy work in these areas and is consistently involved in high profile, complex litigation across his fields of practice.  He joins Chambers from 12KBW.

Elspeth Talbot Rice KC, Head of Chambers, comments “We are delighted that Max has joined XXIV Old Buildings. His expertise complements and strengthens Chambers’ commercial offering and his particular expertise in aviation enhances Chambers’ reputation as “a go-to set for aviation disputes” (Legal 500). We are very pleased that he has chosen XXIV Old Buildings and very much look forward to watching his practice grow and flourish with us”.

“I am delighted to be joining XXIV Old Buildings” says Max Archer, “my core practice areas and interests fit perfectly into the renowned commercial team here. I’m excited to further strengthen my practice both in the UK and Internationally and to be joining such a friendly and highly-regarded team”.

Paul Horsfield, head of Clerking, comments “We are delighted that Max Archer has accepted tenancy with us today. As a skilled practitioner across the commercial and aviation sphere, his arrival enhances and strengthens our already strong aviation practice group which we continue to build upon to provide a broader offering to clients within this unique and specialist industry”.

Listed in both leading legal directories, clients praise Max as being “a really impressive barrister” and “a brilliant advocate” stating “Max has confidence and technical ability far beyond the number of years call”.