Coronavirus (COVID-19)

18th March 2020

Business as usual at Five Paper.

Following recent government guidelines, and causing minimal disruption to Five Paper’s business continuity, 50% of our staff are working from home and with full access to emails, case management systems and calls diverted to mobiles. Our members continue to be available for attendance at court, drafting and advisory work.

If possible, please forward instructions and papers to counsel via email to

We have implemented plans to keep disruption caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) to a minimum, and we are asking visitors to Five Paper to please follow the government guidelines. Please do not visit Chambers if you have a high temperature or a new, continuous cough; if you have had contact with anyone who has displayed these symptoms; or if you have visited an affected area. More information about the virus in general or circumstance in which you should self-isolate can be found here and here.

Please note, all Chambers marketing events between now and the end of June, including social events and seminars have temporarily been postponed until further notice.

Thank you in advance for your co-operation.

Contact details:
Tel: 0207 815 3200

Senior Clerk, David Portch: 07986 976011
First Junior Clerk, Callum Clark: 07950 780228
Second Junior Clerk, Daniel Driscoll:
Third Junior Clerk, Ella Banfill: