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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

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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Gang knife attack murder acquittal

2 May 2018

Natasha Wong QC leading Dickon Reid today secured the acquittal of a vulnerable young man with...

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Red diesel trial collapse shows ‘systemic disclosure...

30 April 2018

The client of James Martin, Peter Norton, whose trial for alleged VAT Fraud in relation to Red...

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Congratulations to Jonathan Polnay on his Marathon efforts

23 April 2018

Our very own Jonathan Polnay completed yesterday's London Marathon, finishing just 1 second...

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Jury acquit father of sexually assaulting 5 year old son in...

19 April 2018

A jury today returned Not Guilty verdicts against P in a case that alleged sexual assaults upon his...

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5KBW Announcement Re: AGFS

6 April 2018

The Chambers at 5 King’s Bench Walk sets out its position with respect to direct action....

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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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18 year old student acquitted of GBH when using pre-emptive...

15 March 2018

Gregory Fishwick successfully defended an 18 year old Student who was acquitted of GBH when using a...

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William Davis joins 5KBW

9 March 2018

Chambers are delighted to welcome William Davis who joins us from Charter Chambers with immediate...

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