Set Profile > Lamb Building > London, England

Lamb Building
TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 7AS
England

Immigration (including business immigration) Tier 4

Lamb Building's 'formidable immigration team' specialises in appellant and claimant-based judicial review work, with experience in asylum, nationality, and EU free movement law. A significant proportion of cases are undertaken for vulnerable clients, and the set 'genuinely cares about their clients'. Bojana Asanovic appeared in Hussein v SSHD in the Court of Appeal. Justine Fisher acted in James Lima v SSHD, a case with wider applications as to bail conditions imposed by immigration-only powers.

Leading Juniors

Bojana Asanovic - Lamb BuildingBojana is a highly experienced and fiercely intelligent barrister, who has a very strong reputation in particularly complex cases relating to vulnerable groups.
Ranked: Tier 3
Keelin McCarthy - Lamb BuildingKeelin is extremely dedicated to her clients, leaving no stone unturned and very thorough in her approach.
Ranked: Tier 4

Social housing

Leading Juniors

Matthew Lee - Lamb BuildingHis work is excellent, he is enthusiastic and not afraid to think outside the box. His wide-ranging experience includes cases involving homelessness, possession, antisocial behaviour and disrepair.
Ranked: Tier 4

Crime (general and fraud)

Lamb Building is 'a strong set in crime, with a number of strong juniors working in Sussex and the South East' from its Brighton base, and is particularly praised for being 'good at the lower end and middle order' of seniority - 'there is enough variety to cover almost every type of case and varying degree of complexity'. Ross Talbott specialises in prosecuting and defending in relation to serious sexual offences including child sexual abuse cases, as well as other matters. Both prosecuting and defending, he is praised for 'controlling and dealing with some of the most difficult and demanding defence counsel in London' and 'providing a first-class service to the instructing solicitors and defendants he represents'.

Leading Juniors

Ross Talbott - Lamb BuildingBright and hardworking, he has excellent judgement and is a pleasure to work with.
Ranked: Tier 3

Set overviews: England and Wales

A London and Brighton-based common law set, Lamb Building has expertise across the crime, civil, family, immigration, and public and regulatory fields. In recent news, Tim Jones, formerly with Capsticks, has joined the set's civil and housing team and Ross Talbott has been appointed a Recorder.

Testimonials

Clerks:

Clerks are available, flexible and responsive

I liaise with Philip Silverman who is always responding promptly to any email and is willing and able to find available counsel in all situations.

Phil Silverman is excellent.

Lamb Building Chambers and particularly their Senior Criminal Clerks provide a great service and are always on hand to provide solutions at very short notice.

Philip Silverman is the Immigration Clerk, he has always been excellent over the years. He is very approachable and understanding. He is always on hand to provide advice and guidance on appropriate counsel and always goes the extra mile when taking instructions late in the day.

Dave Corne is an absolute star and a foundational piece of the entire set.

The clerks’ room at Lamb Building is extremely friendly and approachable with a can-do attitude. It is always excellent and they are a group of real problem solvers. In particular, we recommend Philip Silverman who works so hard to maintain the chamber’s reputation. He provides an exceptional service and is available all hours of every day almost. His response is amazing.

They are very competent and pleasant. They deal with my queries very quickly, usually within a few hours.

Very good. Phil Silverman runs the immigration team and is very responsive and willing to assist

We have come to know the clerks as our own colleagues. They have always accommodated us with our reasonable requests. We have reached a wavelength where we understand each other’s needs without much explanation. They have made our work more efficient and cost effective.

Set:

I find barristers at Lamb Building approachable and well-prepared. I have worked with Bojana Asanovic  and others and I have always had a very good working relationship. I would recommend Chambers and will definitely continue instructing them for any immigration and asylum work.

Lamb are a very good set.

Lamb building are a professional bunch. Their seminars are always thorough and the speakers are always very coherent. Each member in the chamber appears to be in consultation with the other which provides us with experienced advice from whomsoever we have instructed.

Lamb Building Chambers is always one of the top choices for instructing counsel in relation to immigration matters. They are considered our ‘go to counsel’ for the full range of immigration matters. The set in my view offer excellent value for service and our clients have always commented on the professional and enthusiastic nature of Counsel instructed on their case.

Lamb Building have a formidable immigration team

Lamb Building is an excellent set which has real strength in depth.

Lamb Building is respected among firms for its diversity and its friendly approach. They genuinely care about the clients and achieve excellent result acting for the best interests of the clients. We have held a long and friendly relationship with Lamb Building and instruct many of their barristers for the high-class work they produce and the well respect representation which they provide to our clients.

Set overviews: England and Wales

A London and Brighton-based common law set, Lamb Building has expertise across the crime, civil, family, immigration, and public and regulatory fields. In recent news, Tim Jones, formerly with Capsticks, has joined the set's civil and housing team and Ross Talbott has been appointed a Recorder.

Testimonials

Clerks:

Clerks are available, flexible and responsive

I liaise with Philip Silverman who is always responding promptly to any email and is willing and able to find available counsel in all situations.

Phil Silverman is excellent.

Lamb Building Chambers and particularly their Senior Criminal Clerks provide a great service and are always on hand to provide solutions at very short notice.

Philip Silverman is the Immigration Clerk, he has always been excellent over the years. He is very approachable and understanding. He is always on hand to provide advice and guidance on appropriate counsel and always goes the extra mile when taking instructions late in the day.

Dave Corne is an absolute star and a foundational piece of the entire set.

The clerks’ room at Lamb Building is extremely friendly and approachable with a can-do attitude. It is always excellent and they are a group of real problem solvers. In particular, we recommend Philip Silverman who works so hard to maintain the chamber’s reputation. He provides an exceptional service and is available all hours of every day almost. His response is amazing.

They are very competent and pleasant. They deal with my queries very quickly, usually within a few hours.

Very good. Phil Silverman runs the immigration team and is very responsive and willing to assist

We have come to know the clerks as our own colleagues. They have always accommodated us with our reasonable requests. We have reached a wavelength where we understand each other’s needs without much explanation. They have made our work more efficient and cost effective.

Set:

I find barristers at Lamb Building approachable and well-prepared. I have worked with Bojana Asanovic, Sandra Akinbolu and others and I have always had a very good working relationship. I would recommend Chambers and will definitely continue instructing them for any immigration and asylum work.

Lamb are a very good set.

Lamb building are a professional bunch. Their seminars are always thorough and the speakers are always very coherent. Each member in the chamber appears to be in consultation with the other which provides us with experienced advice from whomsoever we have instructed.

Lamb Building Chambers is always one of the top choices for instructing counsel in relation to immigration matters. They are considered our ‘go to counsel’ for the full range of immigration matters. The set in my view offer excellent value for service and our clients have always commented on the professional and enthusiastic nature of Counsel instructed on their case.

Lamb Building have a formidable immigration team

Lamb Building is an excellent set which has real strength in depth. Its leading practitioners Eric Fripp and Bojana, are complemented by excellent well-established practitioners such as Sandra Akinbolu and Emma Daykin, as well as fantastic younger barristers such as Deborah Revill, Shanthi Sivakumaran and Jamil Dhanji.

Lamb Building is respected among firms for its diversity and its friendly approach. They genuinely care about the clients and achieve excellent result acting for the best interests of the clients. We have held a long and friendly relationship with Lamb Building and instruct many of their barristers for the high-class work they produce and the well respect representation which they provide to our clients.

Regional Bar > Set overviews: England and Wales

A London and Brighton-based common law set, Lamb Building has expertise across the crime, civil, family, immigration, and public and regulatory fields. In recent news, Tim Jones, formerly with Capsticks, has joined the set's civil and housing team and Ross Talbott has been appointed a Recorder.

Testimonials

Clerks:

Clerks are available, flexible and responsive

I liaise with Philip Silverman who is always responding promptly to any email and is willing and able to find available counsel in all situations.

Phil Silverman is excellent.

Lamb Building Chambers and particularly their Senior Criminal Clerks provide a great service and are always on hand to provide solutions at very short notice.

Philip Silverman is the Immigration Clerk, he has always been excellent over the years. He is very approachable and understanding. He is always on hand to provide advice and guidance on appropriate counsel and always goes the extra mile when taking instructions late in the day.

Dave Corne is an absolute star and a foundational piece of the entire set.

The clerks’ room at Lamb Building is extremely friendly and approachable with a can-do attitude. It is always excellent and they are a group of real problem solvers. In particular, we recommend Philip Silverman who works so hard to maintain the chamber’s reputation. He provides an exceptional service and is available all hours of every day almost. His response is amazing.

They are very competent and pleasant. They deal with my queries very quickly, usually within a few hours.

Very good. Phil Silverman runs the immigration team and is very responsive and willing to assist

We have come to know the clerks as our own colleagues. They have always accommodated us with our reasonable requests. We have reached a wavelength where we understand each other’s needs without much explanation. They have made our work more efficient and cost effective.

Set:

I find barristers at Lamb Building approachable and well-prepared. I have worked with Bojana Asanovic  and others and I have always had a very good working relationship. I would recommend Chambers and will definitely continue instructing them for any immigration and asylum work.

Lamb are a very good set.

Lamb building are a professional bunch. Their seminars are always thorough and the speakers are always very coherent. Each member in the chamber appears to be in consultation with the other which provides us with experienced advice from whomsoever we have instructed.

Lamb Building Chambers is always one of the top choices for instructing counsel in relation to immigration matters. They are considered our ‘go to counsel’ for the full range of immigration matters. The set in my view offer excellent value for service and our clients have always commented on the professional and enthusiastic nature of Counsel instructed on their case.

Lamb Building have a formidable immigration team

Lamb Building is an excellent set which has real strength in depth.

Lamb Building is respected among firms for its diversity and its friendly approach. They genuinely care about the clients and achieve excellent result acting for the best interests of the clients. We have held a long and friendly relationship with Lamb Building and instruct many of their barristers for the high-class work they produce and the well respect representation which they provide to our clients.