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Mark BradshawNo5 Barristers’ Chambers 'Mark has a very detailed knowledge of asylum and immigration law and is wonderful at advising on practical and ethical issues that arise. He is also involved in providing training and discussion groups on tribunal matters outside of his day-to-day advocacy which shows a commitment to developing and contributing to this area of law.'
Abid MahmoodNo5 Barristers’ Chambers ‘Abid has a brilliant all-around knowledge of law and procedure and has thought of novel points on many occasions. He has been involved in many precedents setting cases up for the Supreme Court. He always has time for professional clients and treats lay clients with compassion and respect.’ 

Immigration in Regional Bar

No5 Barristers' Chambers

The immigration group at No5 Barristers’ Chambers provides representation throughout the country, from the first-tier tribunal to the Supreme Court, to parties of varied backgrounds. Mark Bradshaw is ‘brilliant with nervous clients’ and successfully represented a Portuguese national, detained in the UK, against a deportation order. Abid Mahmood has been practicing immigration and asylum law for more than two decades.



‘Great Chambers with notable counsel. They also offer invaluable immigration training.’  

‘Training sessions are detailed and informative and delivered by those with a strong passion and commitment to the area of law.’ 


‘The clerks are very good at responding quickly to emails and queries. They are able to provide full information as to counsel’s availability whenever needed and within a short turnaround time.’ 

‘Lucas Bennett is helpful and prompt in all responses.’