5 Essex Court

Barnabas Branston

Call 1999


Barnabas Branston Awards
Barnabas Branston Awards

"He's friendly, approachable, knowledgeable, responsive and well liked by clients." (Inquests and Public Inquiries) Chambers UK 2020
"He's a very good communicator and has a very good bedside manner." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2019
"One of the first names we look to for inquest representation. He has a great manner with clients and juries." (Police Law) Chambers UK 2019
"He has very deep knowledge of coronial law and is adept at handling both witnesses and juries. He has a charming manner which plays well with coroners, clients and opponents, and is a very safe pair of hands." (Inquests and Public Inquiries) Chambers UK 2019
"Effective, well prepared and on top of the law. He is delightful to work with and a master of his material." (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2019
“He is an incredibly persuasive advocate and his written submissions are of an excellent standard.” (Inquest and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2018
“He is a master strategist. He understands which points to fight for and which not to.” (Inquest and Inquiries) Chambers UK 2018
“He is easy to work with, approachable and affable.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2018
“He has excellent client care skills.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2018
“He’s fantastic. He really gets to grips with the issues.” (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2018
“Able to provide timely, succinct and practical advice. Also able to cut through the complexities of a case and deal with the relevant issues.” (Professional Discipline) Chambers UK 2018
“He has a great rapport with officers and a really practical approach.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2017
“He carries a very firm and positive air.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2016
“He is thorough and pragmatic.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2016
“He is excellent counsel. He has a really good, approachable and easy to work with manner – very able.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2016
“He is great; the clients absolutely love him.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2015
“He is very approachable and clients like him very much. We use him a lot for misconduct and inquest work because he knows it inside out.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2014
“There is no panicking with him and he puts everyone at ease. Also his style of delivery is excellent and panels really like him.” (Police Law) Chambers UK 2014