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Containing ‘a wealth of high-end experience’ in criminal law, ‘Chambers is providing the full package at a time when others fail or fall by the wayside’ – Legal 500

5 King’s Bench Walk houses a wealth of expertise in all areas of criminal law and includes some of the country’s most prominent advocates among its members

Celebrating its 50th year, 5 King’s Bench Walk combines the best traditions of the Bar with a modern approach

5 King’s Bench Walk is respected for practitioners of a truly exceptional calibre who are renowned for the quality of their advocacy and supported by an excellent team of clerks

‘A serious outfit with the ability to take on very high-level cases’. - Legal 500 - 2017


Latest News

Human Trafficking Acquittal at the Old Bailey

8 August 2018

Valeria Swift, instructed by Mark Davis of Cantaris Locke Solicitors, secured the acquittal of her...

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Successful prosecution of man who raped 13 year old school...

2 August 2018

Catherine Farrelly prosecuted this matter in which the defendant grabbed a 13-year-old...

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Cowboy Builders who conned 83 year old lady jailed for 14...

20 June 2018

Catherine Farrelly, instructed by CPS Complex Casework Unit prosecuted these 4 men who over period...

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Plot to Kill Theresa May Terror Trial Begins

19 June 2018

Mark Heywood QC today began opening to the jury in the case of Naa’imur Zakariyah...

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Attempted Murder of Two Police Officers Acquittal

6 June 2018

Jeffrey Israel, acting on Bar Direct Access, secured an acquittal for his client. A husband, wife,...

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You-Tuber Guilty of Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes

29 May 2018

Jeffrey Israel and Senghin Kong, acted bro bono, on behalf of the Campaign Against Anti-Semitism...

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Guns and drugs runner acquittal

17 May 2018

Jeffrey Israel, instructed by Zahir Ahmed of ABV solicitors, secured the acquittal of his client who...

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London father Pedro Rubim jailed for shaking baby son to...

28 March 2018

Catherine Farrelly led by Sally O’Neill QC and instructed by CPS London Homicide Division...

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Natasha Wong QC joins 5KBW

15 March 2018

Chambers are delighted to announce that Natasha Wong QC has joined Chambers with immediate...

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