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Leading Silks

Adrian Keeling KCNo5 Barristers’ Chambers 'Adrian can cut through volumes of material to break matters down to identify the key issues. He has a calm and unflappable manner with clients, opponents and panels.’

2022 Silks

Harpreet Sandhu KCNo5 Barristers’ Chambers ‘Harpreet is always well prepared both in relation to the legal and factual issues each case presents. He commands respect in court from both the judge and opponent barrister. Clients are always complementary and feel confident that they are obtaining the best representation.’ 

Leading Juniors

Sharon BahiaNo5 Barristers’ Chambers ‘Sharon is a very able advocate, always on top of her case, and excellent at cross-examination and submissions.’
Colin Banham – No5 Barristers’ Chambers ‘Colin is very good with the clients. He has the ability to put their mind at rest by demonstrating that he has a complete command of the brief. He is incredibly hard working, always devoted to whichever case is instructed on.’ 
Lucy Coulson - No5 Barristers' Chambers  'Lucy is a great all-rounder. She combines a fair, thoughtful and rigorous approach with highly effective advocacy. She is a delightful opponent and the ablest prosecuting counsel.'
Christopher HopkinsNo5 Barristers’ Chambers ‘Christopher is very detail oriented, and nothing is ever too much trouble. He ensures that he works together with his instructing solicitor and always goes the extra mile.’ 

Professional disciplinary law in Regional Bar

No5 Barristers' Chambers

No5 Barristers’ Chambers provides expertise at every level of the disciplinary process to members of all professions, including police officers, solicitors, medical professionals, teachers, and accountants. Adrian Keeling KC heads the chambers and recently represented one of six officers accused of discriminatory conduct whilst on duty with Hampshire Police in a high-profile case that attracted national media attention. Harpreet Singh Sandhu KC , who was appointed silk in March 2022, and Michelle Heeley KC also have police discipline law expertise.

Testimonials

Set 

‘A very strong set with respect to police misconduct work.’ 

Clerking

‘Fantastic service from the clerks’ room. The clerks are prompt with responses to enquiries and always friendly and efficient.’

‘Chris Norman offers a first-rate service and has a can do attitude. He will always endeavour to provide solutions not problems.’