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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

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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Sgt Alexander Blackman (‘Marine A’) Appeal

9 February 2017

Jeffrey Israel and Senghin Kong, led by Jonathan Goldberg QC, are acting on behalf of Sgt Alexander...

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Jonathan Polnay begins “Sham” marriage...

19 January 2017

Jonathan Polnay, leading for the Crown, has begun the trial of 6 defendants. An all-female...

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Channel 4 news item on “Marine A””

19 December 2016

Click here to see the Channel 4 News report on regarding the Appeal hearing on Sgt Blackman, Friday...

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Anthony Orchard QC joins 5KBW

14 December 2016

Chambers is pleased to welcome Anthony Orchard QC who joins us with immediate effect. Mr Orchard...

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