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Chambers of Adrian Keeling KC and Jonathan Jones KC
No5 Barristers' Chambers
B4 6DR


An experienced childcare and criminal practitioner, he is a meticulous preparer and presenter of cases with close attention to careful client care. User friendly and direct access possible. Founder member of the Law Society Childcare Panel, has frequently represented local authorities, parents, children and guardians. Extensive experience in all aspects of childcare law. Has particular interest in cases involving abuse to children, also represents children in complex cases when instructed by NYAS. General criminal practitioner, including all aspects of regulatory crime and criminal law in Magistrates and Crown Courts and in the Court of Appeal. Experience includes large-scale public and football disorders, complex drug related offences, dishonesty, serious violence, fraud, and POCA cases. Has interest in acting in cases spanning both jurisdictions including sexual offences within the family, child cruelty, baby shaking and domestic violence and in representing those with communication difficulties, using intermediaries.


Called to the Bar 2001; joined No5 Chambers crime and licensing and family groups 2002; previously qualified as solicitor 1975; joined Gwynnes, Shropshire 1979; partner 1983.