One of a young breed of QCs who will rise to the top

Legal 500

Chambers of Miranda Moore QC and Julian Christopher QC

A top criminal set for over a hundred years, 5 Paper Buildings has at all times had some of the most prominent advocates and best minds at the criminal bar.

With 12 QCs and 35 juniors, our expertise extends well beyond general crime and includes, with increasing emphasis, regulatory and corporate crime in which field Chambers and Partners stated us to be "renowned for excellence". Important sub-specialities include health and safety, consumer and trading standards law, tribunals and financial services.

According to Chambers and Partners 2014, we are an "excellent all-round criminal chambers" and have "considerable white-collar experience". We pride ourselves on our friendly atmosphere and the quality of our client care; Chambers and Partners noted "high praise for the approachability and reliability" of our members, and singled out our "magnificient" senior clerk.

News & Updates

Two businessmen found guilty after five week trial
Miranda Moore QC, leading Michael Attenborough, prosecuted two men for a series of frauds worth in excess of £1.5m. The wide ranging fraudulent activity included: an attempted takeover of Hartlepool United Football Club; forging documents from the government...
16 October 2017

Legal 500 Recommendations 2017

Very pleased to announce that Chambers is once again ranked band 2 in both Crime and Fraud and band 3 for Consumer Law.

The latest edition of the Legal 500 was published on 11th October 2017....
11 October 2017

5PB invites applications for 3rd six pupils to work in Chambers
5PB invites applications for 3rd six pupils to work in Chambers. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence and should be sent via email to  Please enclose a full CV and...
09 October 2017