5 Essex Court

Criminal and Human Rights Law
About 5 Essex Court

"5 Essex Court barristers are at the cutting edge of everything"​ (Chambers UK)

5 Essex Court is a specialist civil law barristers chambers. The set is acknowledged to be one of the leading chambers in its core areas of practice and ranked in the top tier for Police Law. Our barristers are also ranked as leaders in their fields, having appeared in the majority of significant reported cases, inquests and public inquires over the last decade.

Chambers specialises in Police Law, Public/Administrative Law, Human Rights, Inquests and Public Inquiries, Information Law, Regulatory, Employment and Personal Injury. Individual barristers have successful practices in a variety of other areas including immigration, commercial disputes, professional negligence and equine law.

Chambers is recognised for its depth of expertise and extensive experience, combined with its commitment to excellence at all levels. Our barristers are considered to be "talented lawyers"​ providing advocacy and advice of the highest standard - "the quality of counsel is second to none"​ (Chambers UK). These attributes, underpinned by a friendly, accessible and open approach to clerking, allow Chambers to offer its clients an exemplary service to meet their diverse needs.

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