Colin Baran > Chambers of Richard Atkins KC > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Richard Atkins KC
St Philips Chambers
B2 5LS


Colin practices primarily in clinical negligence and personal injury law, which he combines with a substantial employment and discrimination claim caseload.


Called 2003; Middle Temple.


Personal Injuries Bar Association, Employment Law Bar Association; Employment Lawyers Association.


University College, Oxford (2001, BA, Jurisprudence); Nottingham Law School (2003, BVC, very competent); Middle Temple (Astbury Scholarship and Harmsworth Entrance Exhibition; JJ Powell Prize for Performance in Bar Examinations).

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Clinical negligence

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Colin BaranSt Philips Chambers ‘Colin is brilliant at distilling calm into clients who have suffered a tragedy. He is very personable and goes to great lengths to ensure that no stone is left unturned. He has a very keen eye for detail, which reflects in his ability to plead cases in a very robust manner.’ 

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Personal injury

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

Colin BaranSt Philips Chambers ‘Colin is extremely thorough and his attention to detail is exemplary. He is very good with clients and always makes them feel comfortable. He is an excellent advocate both in cross-examination and legal arguments.’