Louise Corfield > Chambers of Adrian Keeling KC and Jonathan Jones KC > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Adrian Keeling KC and Jonathan Jones KC
No5 Barristers' Chambers
FOUNTAIN COURT, STEELHOUSE LANE
BIRMINGHAM
B4 6DR
England

Position

Louise specialises in traditional chancery matters, with a strong focus on contentious probate and 1975 Inheritance Act cases. She also has considerable experience in a wide range of trusts and property matters, in particular ownership of real property and TOLATA disputes. Louise is experienced at conducting trials and applications at all levels including the High Court and in particular on the Property, Trusts and Probate List in the Chancery Division. She is a strong cross-examiner and is also highly successful at negotiating settlements, whether by mediation, FDR hearing or at the door of Court. She prides herself on giving practical advice and having exceptional client handling skills. Louise is also a CMC Registered Mediator, specialising in estate disputes.

Career

Louise graduated from Trinity College, Oxford with a First Class Jurisprudence Degree in 2007. She began pupillage at No5 in 2008, where she continues to practice.

Memberships

Chancery Bar Association; Midlands Commercial and Chancery Bar Association (Committee Member); Civil Mediation Council Registered Mediator; Society of Mediators; Association of Contentious Trust and Probate Specialists 

Education

BA Hons Jurisprudence, First Class, Oxford University; BVC graded ‘Very Competent’, Inns of Court School of Law; Inner Temple Major Scholarship (2007).

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Chancery, probate, and tax

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Louise Corfield – No5 Barristers’ Chambers ‘Louise is very savvy, clever, tactical, and insightful. She is good on her feet and gives reliable and succinct advice.’  

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Property and construction

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Louise Corfield  – No5 Barristers’ Chambers ‘Louise is extremely capable and very good on her feet. She is tactically excellent.’