Known for its friendly and cohesive atmosphere, which is fostered by a strong belief in access to justice for all, members of 12 Old Square are committed to facilitating the development of the law, both through advocacy in court, and also by regularly contributing to professional and academic publications.
As a common law set, we are able to provide counsel with diverse specialisms (see our practice areas). We pride ourselves on the ability and commitment of our members to provide their professional and lay clients with a high standard of service in all areas in which they seek to instruct counsel.
Our barristers are experts in their chosen areas of practice, with diverse backgrounds and specialisms bringing together a wealth of experience and knowledge.
They appear regularly in the High Court, the Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court, Crown Court, County Courts and all Tribunals throughout England and Wales. A number of our members also hold judicial positions.
Andrew Otchie accredited Junior Counsel in Personal Injury by APIL
November 13, 2023
12 Old Square would like to congratulate our esteemed member Mr Andrew Otchie, who has been accredited as Junior...
Judgement Handed down in the case of Kumar vs SSHD
July 13, 2023
Judgement has been handed down by His Honourable Judge Dight CBE for the case of R (Kumar) v. Secretary...
Extraordinary result for Mr Mansoor Fazli in a deprivation of citizenship appeal
June 20, 2023
Mr Fazli succeeded before First-tier Tribunal Judge Cameron in a deprivation of British citizenship appeal. The Respondent Home Secretary...
Citizenship deprivation: Condition precedent not established, finds the Tribunal
February 15, 2023
EK is a British citizen of Albanian descent. The Secretary of State became aware of false representations he...
Judgement handed down for case of Mariaddan v Solicitors Regulation Authority Ltd  EWHC 207 (Admin).
February 11, 2023
Mrs Justice Foster has handed judgement in the professional discipline case of Mariaddan v Solicitors Regulation Authority Ltd EWHC 207 (Admin). Mr...
Glowing Google Review received on Mehtab Malhotra’s advocacy
December 22, 2022
“Mehtab M. had been recommended to me as my barrister couldn’t attend my scheduled hearing. Naturally, I was hesitant...