News & Publications

This note attempts to summarise the current working practice for Courts and Tribunals in England and Wales: is the court or tribunal simply closed, open for certain business or operating new remote procedures?...

Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2020
The world has become a very unusual place in the last few weeks...

Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020
With the recent outbreak of COVID-19, a common consideration is being raised by businesses...

Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020
With the current Coronavirus outbreak in the UK, we have seen guidance upon guidance and the enactment of the Coronavirus Act 2020 at break-neck speed...

Date: Fri, 27 Mar 2020
On the evening of Monday 23 March 2020, the Prime Minister, in an attempt to slow the spread of COVID19...

Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020
A brief update as to the government’s position with regard to residential evictions in the context of the Coronavirus pandemic...

Date: Thu, 26 Mar 2020
No5 have set up the facility to host virtual mediations and round table meetings....

Date: Wed, 25 Mar 2020
Mobile numbers for management...

Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2020
No5 Barristers’ Chambers is offering an increased range of new cost-effective services for claims up to £25,000...

Date: Wed, 18 Mar 2020
The steps No5 are taking to help minimise the spread of COVID-19....

Date: Fri, 13 Mar 2020
Could menopause be impacting on the poor rates of retention of women at senior levels?...

Date: Fri, 28 Feb 2020
A planning expert from No5 Barristers’ Chambers will launch his debut book in March in which he uses his own life experience to reflect on modern Britain, social mobility and the challenges that still face children from deprived areas....

Date: Mon, 10 Feb 2020
Two barristers from No5 Barristers’ Chambers, the UK’s largest set of chambers, are to be appointed to Her Majesty’s Queen’s Counsel by the Lord Chancellor at a ceremony taking place at Westminster Hall on Monday 16th March....

Date: Thu, 16 Jan 2020
No5 Barristers’ Chambers is delighted to welcome Gurprit Mattu to the Business and Property Group....

Date: Fri, 10 Jan 2020
Christmas opening hours...

Date: Tue, 17 Dec 2019
Leanne Buckley-Thomson writes about being a mother, her passion for her job & on returning to work...

Date: Tue, 17 Dec 2019
In a decision handed down on 31 July 2019, the Court of Appeal in FSHC Group Holdings Ltd v Glas Trust Corporation Ltd [2019] EWCA Civ 1361 have clarified the test for contractual rectification on the basis of common mistake....

Date: Mon, 16 Dec 2019
Camilla Draycott accepts tenancy after successfully completing her pupillage....

Date: Fri, 15 Nov 2019
Neil Chawla has been selected as the first Master of the Midland Circuit of Lincoln’s Inn....

Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2019
How interim injunctive relief can assist both individuals and businesses when locked in a dispute with their energy provider...

Date: Wed, 23 Oct 2019
Emma Williams examines the usefulness of the little known global substitution order...

Date: Mon, 21 Oct 2019
No5 Barristers' Chambers ranked in leading Chambers UK 2020 Guide...

Date: Sun, 13 Oct 2019
Rosemary Lodge Developments Ltd (“RLD”) sought to resist enforcement of an Adjudicator’s decision...

Date: Mon, 07 Oct 2019
No5 Barristers’ Chambers has once again confirmed its standing as one of the leading sets of barristers in the country in the annual Legal 500....

Date: Mon, 30 Sep 2019
In 365 Business Finance Ltd -v- Bellagio Hospitality WB ltd (1) Mr Tanveer Singh Handa (2) [2019] EWHC...

Date: Thu, 05 Sep 2019
Richard Adkinson will take up the role of a Salaried Employment Judge of the Employment Tribunals (England and Wales)...

Date: Thu, 29 Aug 2019
Two cricket tournaments staged by No5 Barristers’ Chambers in memory of a late member have raised a total of £3,375 for the national charity of the Bar – Advocate....

Date: Thu, 08 Aug 2019
Louise Corfield reviews the recent Court of Appeal Decision Cowan v Foreman [2019] EWCA Civ 1336...

Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2019
In a recent reported decision from the English High Court, the court re-examined the principles on which a Defendant can be cross-examined...

Date: Thu, 01 Aug 2019
The ability for any person to make an application to a Commons Registration Authority to register land...

Date: Mon, 22 Jul 2019
Jason Perrin has been involved in a presumption of death hearing after a man disappeared...

Date: Tue, 09 Jul 2019
What happens to property owned by joint tenancy if you don’t know who died first?!...

Date: Thu, 04 Jul 2019
Shakir Ali, Shahida Aslam -v- Channel 5 Broadcasting Limited [2019] EWCA Civ 677...

Date: Tue, 02 Jul 2019
The recent decision of the Court of Appeal in Woodward v Phoenix Healthcare Distribution Ltd...

Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2019
The recent decision of the Court of Appeal in BV Nederlandse Industrie Van Eiprodukten v Rembrandt Entreprises Inc [2019] EWCA Civ 596 provides welcome clarification...

Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019
No5 Barristers’ Chambers is delighted to welcome Alexander Heylin to No5...

Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019
A No5 barrister will travel to Nigeria this month to attend the 13th Annual Business Law Conference....

Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2019
No5 Barristers’ Chambers has been officially recognised for the mutual support its barristers and staff provide to ensure their continued wellbeing....

Date: Fri, 07 Jun 2019
Adam Porte analyses the Loophole that threatens to undermine Government efforts to crack down...

Date: Mon, 03 Jun 2019
New service for claims up to £25,000 through fixed fee Private Neutral Evaluation....

Date: Mon, 03 Jun 2019
The recent Court of Appeal decision in Habberfield v Habberfield [2019] EWCA Civ 890 provides...

Date: Tue, 28 May 2019
Section 4 of the 1975 Act provides that an application for an award under the Act “shall not, except with the permission of the court......

Date: Mon, 20 May 2019
Section 284 of the Insolvency Act 1986 acts to make void any disposition of property made by a bankrupt...

Date: Mon, 13 May 2019
Appointments to the Attorney General's civil panel counsel for 2019....

Date: Wed, 08 May 2019
Jonathan Shaw joins the Commercial and Chancery Group at No5 Barristers’ Chambers...

Date: Thu, 04 Apr 2019
Richard Jones QC and Philip Mantle of No5 Barristers’ Chambers have appeared for the successful creditor in the first case before the Court of Appeal ...

Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2019
Birmingham barrister criticises the Government’s move to introduce an extra ‘death tax’...

Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2018
Mark Anderson QC and Steven Reed successful in $3bn jurisdiction challenge...

Date: Fri, 17 Aug 2018
New Senior Practice Manager James Wackett joins No5 Barristers’ Chambers...

Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018
Administrators and directors of ailing companies should be aware of the recent prosecutions being br...

Date: Wed, 11 May 2016
Construction Contracts – Performance...

Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2012