Set Profile > Lamb Building > London, England

Lamb Building
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'. Eric Fripp led Bojana Asanovic 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. Sandra Akinbolu represented the appellant in OA (Nigeria) v SSHD, a case involving asylum on the basis of sexuality and medical conditions.

Leading Juniors

Eric Fripp - Lamb BuildingHis strength is in his exceptional analytical skills and his thorough drafting, especially in the area of deportation and asylum.
Ranked: Tier 2
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
Emma Daykin - Lamb BuildingThere are not many barristers who are as experienced as Emma in dealing with all aspects of immigration (including points based system), asylum and nationality law.
Ranked: Tier 3
Justine Fisher - Lamb BuildingHer written work is outstanding and her advocacy is very persuasive.
Ranked: Tier 3
Sandra Akinbolu - Lamb BuildingShe is a fighter and does not give up, good knowledge of law and very helpful to instructing solicitors.
Ranked: Tier 4
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