Elliot Langdorf

Senior Clerk

Elliot Langdorf was appointed Senior Clerk in April 2018. He has overall responsibility for developing client relationships and client service while overseeing the practices of all members of Chambers.

Clients and barristers regard Elliot highly for the high standards of service he provides. This is due to his deep knowledge of Chambers’ practice areas and his professional, positive leadership of our clerking teams.

Clients also respect his judgement and advice when they are selecting counsel.

He joined Cornerstone Barristers as a clerk in September 2012 after 13 years at a leading Public, Planning and Commercial Chambers.

Directory quotes

“Elliot leads an excellent team. He is approachable, thoughtful, energetic and will go out of his way to find the right solution.” Chambers and Partners 2024

“Elliot is exactly what I would expect and want from a Senior Clerk in Chambers. Professional with personality, he has the knack of being able to match the right barrister to any case. In my view, the standard of clerking has only improved under his leadership.” Legal 500 2020

“Elliot Langdorf is very helpful and responsive and takes a realistic approach to fees. The clerks generally are excellent in my experience.” Legal 500 2020

“Extremely helpful when I’ve been looking for an advocate to present my work.” Legal 500 2020

Senior clerk Elliot Langdorf is “modern in approach while retaining the best elements of an ‘old-school’ clerk”. Legal 500 2020

In Chambers and Partners 2019 Elliot is praised for being “commercially aware and very accommodating,” with one client saying: “He is very switched-on.”