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Leading Juniors

Adreeja ChatterjeeNo5 Barristers' ChambersA calm and controlled manner in court, which is particularly helpful in cases where there may be difficult litigants in person.
Abid MahmoodNo5 Barristers' ChambersAbid has been very effective in taking the heat out of negotiations to allow pragmatic discussions with the other side. My clients have been “extremely impressed” with him and his calm but firm manner has been a perfect fit for this case.
Keri Tayler – No5 Barristers’ ChambersKeri Tayler is not only very knowledgeable in this field; she is extremely pragmatic and able to get to the heart of a case and advise on a sensible way forward.

Rising Stars

Benjamin HarrisonNo5 Barristers’ ChambersBen is excellent when dealing with emotional and difficult parties and clients and is adept at taking the heat out of the situation and enabling productive inter-party discussions. I find Ben very responsive and he is able to respond to queries and questions in short order. He pays attention to the detail, doesn’t miss anything and his drafting is excellent.’

Court of Protection and community care in Regional Bar

No5 Barristers' Chambers

Described as a ‘good and reliable set with expertise in Court of Protection mattersNo5 Barristers’ Chambers court of protection practice is the choice for many local authorities in the Midlands. Abid Mahmood recently represented a local authority in an application for an injunction to protect a child victim of a “county lines” gang. In more property-oriented cases, Keri Tayler has a substantial presence in financial abuse cases, representing the official solicitor in a case where a woman lacking capacity was taken by her son from Kent to the Republic of Ireland.