9 Oct 17
The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse has been set up to consider the extent to which State and non-State institutions have failed in their duty of care…
25 Sep 17
Alan Payne and Robert Cohen appeared for the Secretary of State for the Home Department in FE v YE  EWHC 2165 (Fam).
14 Sep 17
The public inquiry into the Grenfell Tower fire, which caused the death of least 80 people in June, has officially opened.
26 Jun 17
5 Essex Court is delighted to announce that Jonathan Dixey has been appointed to the Attorney General’s ‘B’ Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown with effect from September 2017.
23 Jun 17
5 Essex Court is delighted to announce that current pupil Remi Reichhold will be joining Chambers as a tenant with effect from 1 September 2017.
5 Jun 17
Fiona Barton QC and Robert Cohen are instructed on behalf of the Chief Constable of Surrey Police in the inquest into the death of Alexander Perepilichnyy.
25 May 17
5 Essex Court is delighted to announce the appointment of Jason Beer QC as our new Head of Chambers.
19 May 17
Francesca Whitelaw will be a panellist at the ‘Upholding Integrity in Policing : Changes to the Complaints and Disciplinary Systems’ - a conference organised by Westminster Briefing - to be held on Tuesday 23 May in London.