No5 Barristers’ Chambers is delighted to announce that Abid MAHMOOD has been awarded Barrister of the Year Award at the inaugural British Asian Professional Awards on 1 September 2023.

There were 10 exceptional finalists from across the country. The judges noted the extent, breadth and dedication to justice of Abid’s work in various areas of law including successful appearances at the Supreme Court and also his work as a part time Judge in the County Court, Family Court, and Tribunals.

The Awards were established to recognise and celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of individuals who have made a significant impact in their respective fields, while also fostering diversity and inclusion in the British professional landscape.

Philip Rule KC, Head of the Public Law Group at No5 Barristers’ Chambers, commented: “We are absolutely delighted that Abid has won this award in recognition of his work, including in the public law field. Abid is a much deserving winner and we warmly congratulate him.”