Glenn’s career as a clerk began in 1998 at 7KBW. Since then, he has worked at Essex Court Chambers and Henderson Chambers, until he joined Devereux Chambers in November 2006 as Practice Manager.
Glenn was appointed Senior Practice Manager in 2011. In this role, Glenn assists Vince Plant in all clerking matters, regularly promoting chambers and its members through various marketing activities and seminars. “Glenn Billenness is the Senior Practice Manager and one of my two ‘go to’ clerks whenever I am looking to instruct counsel. He is exceptionally good and I always feel confident that he and his team understand the needs of my clients" (Legal 500 2021). Previous editions of Legal 500 note that Vince and Glenn "stand out as brilliant clerks", who provide "a first class service" and are known for being "very keen to develop longstanding relationships with solicitors."
Outside of chambers Glenn’s interests include football, cricket and golf.Back to Practice Managers