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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


Latest News

Assistant Coroner Appointments

16 May 2017

Further to his existing appointments as Assistant Coroner in Surrey and NW Kent, Christopher...

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Gregory Fishwick joins 5KBW

12 April 2017

Chambers is delighted to welcome Gregory Fishwick, who joins us with immediate effect. He was Called...

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Marine A gets 7 years and set to be free in 2 weeks

28 March 2017

The Royal Marine, Serjeant Blackman, known as Marine A, was today sentenced to 7 years, replacing...

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Rishi Nathwani begins defence of the ‘three...

23 March 2017

Rishi Nathwani, led by Kieran Vaughan QC, has begun the defence at the Old Bailey, of...

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Victory for Marine A

15 March 2017

Sergeant Blackman's conviction for shooting dead a Taliban fighter in Afghanistan was today...

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5KBW AGFS Consultation Response

2 March 2017

Chambers have today submitted our detailed response to the proposals contained within the latest MOJ...

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Chambers welcome 3 new Tenants

22 February 2017

Chambers are delighted to welcome Peter Eguae, Ria Banerjee and Jonathan Reuben as our newest...

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