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 250 barristers, including 31 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

The 113th Update to the Civil Procedure Rules is bringing about a number of amendments to various CPR Practice Directions...

Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2020
Seven advocates from No5 Barristers’ Chambers were involved the case of a cross-county drugs plot that saw multiple convictions following a 12-month investigation....

Date: Wed, 26 Feb 2020
Adrian Keeling QC and Earl Pinnock have seen 19-year-old Joseph Trevor jailed after he admitted murder and two charges of rape...

Date: Mon, 24 Feb 2020
Appeal Decision: Land at Clavering Walk, Cooden, Bexhill-on-Sea...

Date: Mon, 17 Feb 2020
Bromley LBC v Persons Unknown [2020] EWCA Civ 12...

Date: Wed, 12 Feb 2020
It may be 2020 but forced marriages remain prevalent in this country despite being illegal under British law....

Date: Mon, 10 Feb 2020

Latest Events

Aimed at Local Authorities, The Planning & Environment are hosting a breakfast seminar on Proportionate & Effective Enforcement – Gypsies and Travellers on 2nd March, which will provide an update and analysis on the recent case of London Borough Bromley v Persons Unknown....

Date: Mon, 02 Mar 2020
Cost: Free
The Planning & Environment Group invite you to attend a breakfast seminar which will provide an update on Housing Need and its relationship with the Green Belt....

Date: Mon, 09 Mar 2020
Cost: £10 + VAT
Join us for the launch of Hashi Mohamed's debut book People Like Us: What it Takes to Make it in Modern Britain...

Date: Thu, 05 Mar 2020
Cost: Free
A practical and interactive seminar where strategies and the legal framework will be discussed relating to 'settlement'....

Date: Tue, 03 Mar 2020
Cost: Free of Charge
*Join the reserve list* A must for all litigators in commercial litigation and the property and insolvency sector....

Date: Wed, 11 Mar 2020
Cost: £15 +VAT
Annual Planning Seminar returns for 2020 and promises to deliver the latest case law and updates in the world of planning law....

Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2020
Cost: £195 + VAT