William Horwood

Call: 2016


Having successfully completed pupillage in 2016 – 2017 under the supervision of Simon Clegg and Rosalyn Carter, William is developing a busy practice with a focus on family, employment and commercial law.

William is a fluent speaker of Russian, and is happy to accept instructions in cases with an international element, particularly involving Russia or the former USSR.

In his spare time, William enjoys theatre, cricket, football and walking.

Membership of Professional Organisations

  • The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn


  • BPTC (University of Law) – Very Competent
  • GDL (BPP Law School) – Commendation
  • MA Russian and East European Literature and Culture (University College London) – Pass
  • BA (Hons) Russian Studies (University of Birmingham) – First Class

Scholarships and prizes

  • Ecclesiastical Law Society – Inter-Inn Mooting Shield (2015, representing Gray’s Inn)
  • Gray’s Inn – Lord Justice Holker Scholarship (2014)
  • Gray’s Inn – CPE Scholarship (2012)

My Expertise