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5RB tops Chambers & Partners 2016

Band 1 | 5RB THE SET 5RB has long been acknowledged as a leader in defamation, privacy and associated fields. Commentators note the set’s “great strength and depth” and praise it for its skill in a wide… Read More »

New Senior Clerk

5RB has appointed Deputy Senior Clerk, Andrew Love, as the new Senior Clerk when Kim Janes retires at the end of February 2016 after 25-years as the head of 5RB’s clerking team.

5RB welcomes Jake Rudman

Jake Rudman went to Bristol University securing his degree in Politics and Sociology (BSc Hons). He then pursued his GDL and BPTC at BPP College, London (Commendation 2011, Very Competent 2012). Prior to pupillage, Jake… Read More »

5RB welcomes John Stables

5RB are pleased to announce that John Stables will join Chambers upon successful completion of pupillage, 1st October, 2015. Before his call to the Bar John spent over 20 years working in media regulation across broadcast… Read More »

5RB at the London Legal Walk

The 5RB team of Adam Speker, Victoria Jolliffe, Felicity McMahon, Chloe Strong, Julian Santos, Greg Callus and Bella (our four-legged team member) took part in the London Legal Walk on Monday 21 May 2015 to raise money for… Read More »

5RB Talks: Manchester

5RB completed the third of its 2015 series of talks in Manchester on 29 April. 5RB’s Jonathan Barnes, Richard Munden and Chloe Strong spoke and the evening was moderated by Adrienne Page QC. Jonathan gave… Read More »

5RB arrival: Greg Callus

5RB are pleased to announce that Greg Callus has accepted an offer to join Chambers, having completed a third six pupillage. Greg was educated at Corpus Christi RCHS in Cardiff, the United World College of… Read More »

5RB Quiz 2015

5RB hosted its 9th annual charity pub quiz last night, to raise funds for the Bar Pro Bono Unit and the Free Representation Unit (FRU). Teams from many leading solicitors firms and media organisations competed over seven rounds of… Read More »

5RB Talks 2015: Cardiff

The second of 5RB’s 2015 series of talks took place on 12 March in Cardiff. 5RB’s William Bennett, Christina Michalos and David Hirst spoke. William Bennett gave an overview of the Defamation Act 2013 and… Read More »

5RB tops Chambers & Partners 2015

5RB have once again been ranked as a Band 1 set for Defamation & Privacy in Chambers & Partners annual review of the Bar. 5RB was also ranked for Media & Entertainment, with Jacob Dean… Read More »

Conference5RB 2014 update

We want to keep you up-to-date with the latest plans for Conference5RB 2014. In addition to our keynote speaker Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury, President of the Supreme Court 5RB is pleased to announce additional guest participants. Richard… Read More »