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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

A British man who traveled to Syria to join so-called...

15 December 2017

Mark Heywood QC acted for the Crown in this prosecution of A British man who traveled to Syria...

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25 year old man cleared of Murder

1 December 2017

Jonathan Higgs QC and Paul Jackson defended this 25 year old man who was cleared at the Old Bailey...

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Jonathan Polnay appointed Junior Treasury Counsel

23 November 2017

Chambers are delighted to announce that the Attorney General has today appointed Jonathan Polnay as...

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Legal 500 2017

11 October 2017

Chambers are delighted to again be recognised by Legal 500 with eleven members featuring in their...

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5KBW pupil wins Kalisher Prize

11 October 2017

Congratulations to Danny Robinson's pupil Sam Willis on winning 3rd prize in the prestigious...

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Catherine Farrelly to receive Police Commendation

5 October 2017

Catherine Farrelly is to be awarded a Police Commendation by the Assistant Commissioner on Thursday...

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Appointments to SFO Panels

1 August 2017

The Serious Fraud Office has updated it's list of panel counsel and we are pleased to announce...

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Indictment Stayed in £Multi-Million conspiracy to cheat the...

3 July 2017

The indictment in a £Multi-Million conspiracy to cheat the Revenue has been stayed at...

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