Public law in Regional Bar

Kings Chambers is home to experienced public law silk Richard Clayton QC, who was recently instructed in Maharaj v Attorney-General of Trinidad and Tobago, a Privy Council case concerning the mechanism of judicial appointments in Trinidad and Tobago.

Members of No5 Barristers Chambers are instructed in a wide range of public and administrative law cases. Key areas of work include judicial reviews, unlawful detention claims, and human rights. Abid Mahmood is particularly notable for his experience in national security cases. Vinesh Mandalia now sits as a judge in the Upper Tribunal, Immigration and Asylum Chamber.