New Delhi (ILNS): Advocate Sudhir Mishra, an eminent environmental lawyer of India, has been called to No5 Barristers’ Chambers in the UK as a Door Tenant.
No5 Barristers’ Chambers, which was founded over 100 years ago, has developed a reputation for breaking new grounds and continues to be a forward-thinking set. No5 Barristers’ Chambers maintains its success in traditional sectors of law, while offering specialist advice and representation at the cutting edge of newly evolving areas. No5 Barristers’ Chambers has consistently been rated as a top tier chamber by the UK Chambers and Partners and UK legal 500 directories in multiple legal fields.
Mishra heads Trust Legal, which is ranked 37th in the independently commissioned RSG Top 50 India Law Firms, Consulting Report of 2019. Trust Legal is India’s leading environment, healthcare, media and broadcasting law firm and has also been featured as one of India’s 50 leading commercial law firms by India Business Law Journal (2019 and 2015), Hong Kong editions.
The firm has been awarded as the Environmental Law Firm and also the Litigation Deal of the Year, IBLJ 2020.
Mishra is an alumni of the International Visitors Leadership Programme (2005) of the United States government and has done close to 45 public interest litigations in India, the latest being the one in respect of Air Pollution in Delhi titled as ‘Sudhir Mishra vs Ministry of Health & Family Welfare & Ors.’ [W.P.(C) No. 2115/2015] before the High Court of Delhi. He has addressed more than 200 conferences including the Gandhi Mandela Peace initiative, Frost & Sullivan’s Growth Innovation Leadership Summit and many more across the world on issues of climate change and environment degradation.
With this invitation, Mishra is added to the list of a select few Indian lawyers who have been called by different chambers in the UK in the last decade.
Mohammed Zaman, Queen’s Counsel and head of the Business and Property Group at No5 Chambers said: “We are really pleased that Sudhir Mishra has joined No5 Chambers as a door tenant. We look forward to seeing him more frequently in London and in enhancing co-operation in the provision of legal services in our closely connected jurisdictions.”
Having grown to over 250 barristers, including 31 silks, No5 provides a nationwide service from its offices in London, Birmingham, Bristol and Leicester. Chambers continues to attract high-quality work in all disciplines, combining excellent service standards with a progressive, modern and flexible approach to clients’ needs.