Abid Mahmood > Chambers of Adrian Keeling KC and Jonathan Jones KC > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile
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No5 Barristers' Chambers
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Administrative law, Court of Protection, immigration, human rights, international law, family law and civil liberties.
Abid has appeared in some of the leading cases in his preferred areas of practice over 25 years. These include successful appearances at the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom and at the former House of Lords. Additionally, he has appeared in scores of Court of Appeal cases. His High Court and other work is extensive across England and Wales.
Abid also sits as a part time Judge in the Crown Court, County Court and Tribunals.
Immigration and Nationality
Business and Commercial Immigration Law
Public and Administrative Review
Court of Protection
International Movement and International Family Law
Recorder of the Crown Court (since 2008)
Recorder of the County Court (since 2008)
Part time FTT Judge
Part time Upper Tribunal Judge (Immigration and Asylum Chamber)
Urdu, Punjabi. Basic Arabic, Spanish and French.
Executive Member of the Administrative Law Bar Association
Midlands Chancery Bar Association
Buckingham University (Law LLB Hons), Inns of Court School of Law.
Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Administrative and public law (including civil liberties and human rights)(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1 (Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1 (Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1
Abid Mahmood – No5 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.’
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.