3 Paper Buildings (3PB) is one of the UK's oldest chambers and is the third largest set of barristers in the UK.

3PB provides a comprehensive legal advocacy and advisory service to individuals and businesses alike both in the United Kingdom and internationally.

Our 250 plus barristers offer legal representation and advice across the UK from six locations: London, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Oxford and Winchester.

Latest News

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    3PB nominated for three categories in upcoming Legal Cheek Awards 2024

    We are thrilled to announce that 3PB (3 Paper Buildings) has been nominated in three categories in the Legal Cheek Awards 2024, which are jointly sponsored by BARBRI and BPP University Law School. This year 3PB has been selected in the following categories: Best chambers for quality of work Best chambers for colleague supportiveness Best chambers for legal tech The Legal Cheek Awards’ shortlists are derived from their annual trainee and junior lawyer survey, which...

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    Court of Appeal upholds right to damages for imminent breaches of article 3 ECHR

    3PB's Ben Amunwa, who specialises in public law, education and employment, was instructed by Deighton Pierce Glynn (DPG) in this latest chapter of a long-running sequence of cases challenging the “no recourse to public funds” policy. In a judgment with potentially wide implications for damages claims for breaches of fundamental human rights, the Court of Appeal in ASY & Others v Home Office [2024] EWCA Civ 373 has held that there is a right to...

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    3PB shortlisted for Chambers of the Year at Bar Pro Bono Awards

    3PB Barristers (3 Paper Buildings) is delighted to have been shortlisted for the Pro Bono Chambers of the Year award at this year’s Bar Pro Bono Awards. These awards are an annual event to recognise the contribution and success of individuals and chambers who do pro bono legal work. The events are broken down into nine categories celebrating legal professionals, chambers and social initiatives. The Bar Pro Bono Awards are organised by Advocate (link), the...

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    Stephen Wildblood KC and Nathalie Bull qualify as children arbitrators

    3PB are delighted to announce that family law barristers Stephen Wildblood KC and Nathalie Bull have both qualified as Children Law Arbitrators, able to hear children cases. Both become members of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb) and are now members of the specialist panel of family law arbitrators, managed by Resolution on behalf of the Institute of Family Law Arbitrators (“IFLA”). Stephen Wildblood KC (1980 call) practised as a specialist family barrister for 27...

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Events & Seminars

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    3PB Family's Second Annual Private Law Children and Financial Remedies Conference

    Date: Thursday 25th Apr 2024
    Time: 8:45 am - 5:00 pm
    Venue: The Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Centenary Square, Birmingham, B1 2EP

    BOOKINGS ARE NOW CLOSED. Please email [email protected] if you have any questions or concerns.  3PB's Family Law Group invite you to our second annual full-day Private Law Children & Financial Remedies Conference on Thursday 25th April 2024 at The Birmingham Repertory Theatre, Centenary Square, Birmingham. We are pleased to announce our keynote speaker on Financial Remedies is Mr Justice Peel. Mr Justice Peel is a High Court Judge of the Family Division and National Lead…

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    3PB Family Law Mediation Debate with VWV, Stone King and Burges Salmon

    Date: Thursday 16th May 2024
    Time: 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
    Venue: on Zoom

    Motion for debate: 'Separating couples should both be required to attempt mediation to resolve family issues, except where genuine safeguarding issues preclude it.' Thursday 16 May - 4:30pm on Zoom You are invited by 3PB's Family Law Team to attend a debate on family mediation with VWV, Stone King and Burges Salmon. Event format The event will start with a vote on the motion – your chance to say what you think. Each of our two speakers will then present their…

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    3PB Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Conference 2024

    Date: Thursday 20th Jun 2024
    Time: 9:45 am - 4:30 pm
    Venue: Harbour Hotel, Southampton

    3PB is pleased to announce its Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence Conference, taking place on  June 20th in Southampton. Following on from the success of last year's conference, this free full-day event will begin with coffee and registration at 9:45am and will include lunch. The theme is 'In the Life of a Large Loss Claim', and the day will offer an extensive programme of presentations from counsel, solicitors and experts, with various Q&A opportunities. The presentations…

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    Women in Family Law networking event - hosted by Anthony Collins in Birmingham

    Date: Wednesday 26th Jun 2024
    Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    Venue: Anthony Collins 134 Edmund Street Birmingham B3 2ES

    Women in Family Law  networking event on Wednesday 26 June between 5.30pm and 7pm, hosted by Anthony Collins in Birmingham. The event is open to members and non-members of WiFL alike and is free to attend.