Throughout its 100-year history, No5 has developed a reputation for breaking new ground and continues to be regarded as a forward-thinking set. No5 maintains its success in traditional sectors of law while offering specialist advice and representation at the cutting edge of newly evolving areas.

Having grown to over 260 barristers, including 35 silks, No5 provides a nationwide service from its offices in Birmingham, London, Bristol and Leicester. Chambers continues to attract high-quality work in all disciplines, combining excellent service standards with a progressive, modern and flexible approach to clients’ needs.

Latest News, Publications & Podcasts

Two recent cases involving families in the Middle East have highlighted different approaches to dealing with co-parenting and conflict resolution...

Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2021
On Friday the Divisional Court handed down an important judgment in relation to the Ministry of Justice’s transgender prison policy....

Date: Mon, 05 Jul 2021
Oliver Lawrence examines the approach taken by the Sewell report to the concept of institutional racism...

Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021
Planning analysis: The Court of Appeal considered how to measure the height of a proposed building...

Date: Tue, 13 Jul 2021
Planning analysis: The continued loss of rural pubs to alternative, higher value uses...

Date: Mon, 28 Jun 2021
This video discusses the decision with John Coughlan QC, Jamie Gamble, Rebecca Livesey and Imogen Halstead...

Date: Fri, 25 Jun 2021
In this episode, The Planning Podcast looks to Wales for a lead. We find positive, modern and innovative approaches to the environment...

Date: Tue, 15 Jun 2021
No5’s Varsha Jagadesham and David Gardner hosted a webinar that provided an update on recent developments in the Court of Protection....

Date: Thu, 27 May 2021

Latest Events

This webinar will discuss frequent headlines arising from climate change litigation....

Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2021
Cost: Free
Join Louise Corfield for an Interactive Workshop as she explores different scenarios and problem questions to highlight how to maximise opportunities for settling at mediation....

Date: Tue, 06 Jul 2021
Cost: Free