Jacob joined chambers in September 2018 after being a Junior Clerk at Pump Court Chambers for 2 years. In December 2019, Jacob was promoted from Junior Clerk to Clerk. On a day to day basis, Jacob assists the team with diary management, court fixings, managing barristers workloads, liaising with solicitors and carrying out administrative activities.
Outside of chambers, Jacob enjoys going to the gym and playing football, in which he is also a keen Liverpool supporter. He also enjoys spending time with family and going out with friends.
"The clerking team is excellent. John Stannard is very knowledgeable and thorough, Joanne Meah is particularly efficient and calm, and Jacob Watson is extremely responsive and resourceful. The whole team are super helpful and take a real interest in getting to know and helping clients." Legal 500 2023