Melbourne Barrister Chambers

Become part of history with your professional residency at Stawell Chambers.

Prime Melbourne Barristers Chambers

The four-storey heritage building blends vintage charm with all the modern conveniences required for your practice. Situated metres away from the renowned Patricia Coffee Brewers, and mere steps from Alpha Barbers, Stawell Chambers has all that you need for a good (hair) day.

In the heart of Melbourne's Legal Precinct

Across the road from the Supreme Court of Victoria, and within walking distance of the County Court, Magistrates Court and the Melbourne Children’s Court, Stawell Chambers is located in the epicentre of law. It is accessible by tram, and located less than 1km from both Southern Cross and Flagstaff stations.

Tenanted by Melbourne's Best Barristers

Currently tenanted by some of Melbourne’s best barristers, Stawell Chambers welcomes legal practitioners to take up residence in newly renovated rooms within its central Little Bourke Street locale.

Part of Melbourne History - Est. 1890

An elegant four-storey building, Stawell Chambers was erected in 1890. Designed in a restrained renaissance revival style, it has since undergone many renovations—while still maintaining its charm. The high ceilings, copper elevators and intricately designed floorboards are a perfect match to the modern light fittings and white walls. The building’s charcoal facade ensures it stands out in a city of silver and cream. Stawell Chambers houses many of the Victorian bar professionals associated with the nearby courts.

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Barrister Chamber Offices

Welcome to Stawell Chambers, the premier destination for lawyers and barristers looking for a prestigious address in the heart of Melbourne's legal precinct. Our beautifully restored heritage building, located at 493-495 Little Bourke Street, is just a short walk from the County Court and other important legal services, making it the perfect location for legal professionals seeking a central and convenient location.

Our range of professional office spaces are designed to meet the unique needs of legal professionals, with features such as high-speed internet, state-of-the-art security systems, and 24/7 access.

At Stawell Chambers, we understand the importance of a well-equipped office space. That's why we offer a range of on-site amenities, including conference and meeting rooms, and administrative support, to help you run your practice efficiently and effectively.

Our central location within Melbourne's legal precinct provides easy access to the courts, legal services, and other important resources. Our building is just a short walk from the County Court, as well as the Supreme Court of Victoria and the Melbourne Magistrates' Court. This makes Stawell Chambers the perfect choice for lawyers and barristers looking to establish a presence in Melbourne or expand their existing practice.

We offer flexible lease options to meet your needs, whether you're looking for short-term accommodations or a longer-term solution. Our leasing team is dedicated to helping you find the perfect office space to meet your needs, and we're committed to providing exceptional service every step of the way.

If you're a lawyer or barrister looking for a prestigious address in the heart of Melbourne's legal precinct, look no further than Stawell Chambers. Our beautifully restored heritage building, range of amenities, and central location make us the ideal choice for legal professionals seeking a premier office space. Contact us today to learn more about our leasing options and to schedule a tour of our professional spaces. We look forward to hearing from you!

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