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Jonathan Scherbel-Ball appointed to the B Panel

5RB are delighted to announce that Jonathan Scherbel-Ball has been promoted to the Attorney General’s B Panel of approved Counsel for government work, with effect from 1 September 2020. His appointment will last five years. The Attorney General… Read More »

Court rules in favour of Duchess

Court rules that the Duchess of Sussex can protect the confidentiality of her five friends’ names in her case against Associated Newspapers for misuse of private information and breach of copyright and data protection. Yesterday,… Read More »

5RB Annual Quiz 2020

5RB hosted its 13th annual charity quiz last night, virtually, to raise funds for Advocate and the Free Representation Unit (FRU). Teams from many leading solicitors firms and media organisations competed over five rounds of questions, with the quiz… Read More »

Contacting 5RB during the Covid-19 lockdown

Although 5RB‘s premises are closed during the lockdown, chambers continues in full operation remotely. Please assist us by sending documents and instructions electronically. If hard copies are required, please liaise with the clerking team to… Read More »

Aled Maclean-Jones to join HM Treasury

5RB congratulates Aled Maclean-Jones on his appointment as Special Adviser to the Chief Secretary to the Treasury. Aled Maclean-Jones said: “I want to thank 5RB for all it’s done for me. It’s been a wonderful… Read More »