Business and Property

No5 Barristers' Chambers are leaders in heavyweight and complex dispute resolution. We have over 50 barristers practising in specialist fields in Business and Property issues and offer appropriate counsel for all matters. We are regularly recognised by Chambers and Partners and the Legal 500 for the excellent service that our barristers provide.


The specialist teams provide a high-quality full service in domestic and international dispute resolution, mediation, arbitration and other forms of ADR. Please see the links beneath for details of work undertaken and to view individual profiles, please select "view our barristers".

Specialist Areas


"They provide excellent service - they have super competent barristers who are very approachable and clerks who do a sterling job. The clerks make you feel like the most important client they have and can't do enough for you. The service is quality and the barristers are quality. The whole operation is very slick and it's a very well-oiled machine." "The friendly nature of the clerks is one of the reasons that I continue to use them; they make life much easier when you're instructing a barrister."
Chambers UK 2019

No5 Barristers' Chambers is ‘a very strong set’ for commercial, banking and insolvency, and Chancery matters; the team’s expertise covers high-value contested probate and Inheritance Act cases, proprietary estoppel matters and partnership, contractual, and company shareholder disputes, to name a few. 
Legal 500 2019

A well-established Midlands set, No5 Barristers' Chambers boasts a broad chancery practice and a number of well-regarded practitioners. The set has expertise in company, partnership, insolvency and property law as well as contentious and non-contentious trusts and estates. "The success rate I've had from No5 is excellent" remarks a source.
Chambers UK 2018

The "exceptional" No5 Barristers' Chambers houses a range of experts in commercial, banking, insolvency and Chancery matters. Recent work ranges from high-value contractual, company shareholder and partnership disputes, to contested probate and Inheritance Act cases.
Legal 500 2017

Counsel can handle probate, property and commercial disputes around the country. One source says: "I have huge confidence in their ability to provide an excellent service." Another comments: "They give good advice. I've never gone to court and lost with them. Any preparation from any of the barristers is always very good."
Chambers UK 2017


Year of call: 1972
Richard Jones QC
Year of call: 1982
Manjit S Gill QC
Year of call: 1983
Position: Head of Chambers
Mark Anderson QC


Year of call: 1988
Ian Bridge
Year of call: 1990
Richard Alomo
Year of call: 1991
Edward Grant
Year of call: 1992
Abid Mahmood
Year of call: 1992
Marc Wilkinson
Year of call: 1992
Nicola Preston
Year of call: 1992
Nigel Brockley
Year of call: 1992 (Bar: 2005)
Paul Joseph
Year of call: 1993
David Taylor
Year of call: 1993
Emma Edhem
Year of call: 1995
David Mitchell
Year of call: 1997
Stephen Goodfellow
Year of call: 1999
Shakil Najib
Year of call: 2000
Alexander Heylin
Year of call: 2000
Neil Chawla
Year of call: 2000
Omar Ensaff
Year of call: 2001
Olivia Chaffin-Laird
Year of call: 2001
Paul J. Dean
Year of call: 2002
Christopher Perry
Year of call: 2002
Philip Mantle
Year of call: 2003
Nicholas Cobill
Year of call: 2005
Maria Mulla
Year of call: 2005
Steven Reed
Year of call: 2005
Yasmin Yasseri
Year of call: 2006
Professor Nelson Enonchong
Year of call: 2007
Rowena Meager
Year of call: 2008
Louise Corfield
Year of call: 2012
Emma Williams
Year of call: 2012
Philip Dayle
Year of call: 2015
Adam Porte
Year of call: 2015
Jason Perrin
Year of call: 2015
Samir Amin
Year of call: 2018
Dr Louisa Sherlock

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