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2023 Silks

Philip Rule KC – No5 Barristers’ Chambers ‘Philip knows the facts of his cases inside out and is always able to answer the opponent’s arguments.’

Leading Juniors

Jorren Knibbe – No5 Barristers’ Chambers ‘Jorren provides well-researched legal advice and puts forward several options to consider.’
Nabila MallickNo5 Barristers’ Chambers 'Nabila is a good negotiator and can turn cases with no prospects of success into winning cases.'

Administrative and public law (including civil liberties and human rights) in Regional Bar

No5 Barristers' Chambers

No5 Barristers’ Chambers includes members who have extensive experience in representing individuals, governmental bodies, and local authorities in a wide range of public law matters involving discrimination, human rights, immigration and social housing. Nabila Mallick acted for the claimant in Amin Abdo v SSHD, concerning if hotel accommodation is suitable for pregnant asylum seekers. Philip Rule KC, who is notable for his track record in prison law, was appointed silk in March 2023.


‘Lucas Bennett is efficient, responsive and extremely helpful.’

‘No5. Barrister’s Chambers always have counsels available, and it is easy to get in touch with them.’