No.8 Chambers have once again been ranked Band 1 for Immigration in the Midlands by Chambers & Partners 2017. Stephen Vokes, Emma Rutherford and Adam Pipe are ranked barristers (Stephen is Band 1, Emma and Adam are Band 2)
From the Chambers UK Bar guide:
Number 8 Chambers offers an impressive depth of immigration law talent in the Midlands Circuit. The set is noted by observers for its deep bench of seasoned barristers and experience across a broad spectrum of immigration matters, including asylum, nationality and refugee issues.
A well-regarded immigration law specialist who is admired for his depth of experience and excellent case preparation. He is a seasoned counsel for both High Court and Court of Appeals proceedings, with experience of a broad range of immigration and asylum cases.
Strengths: "He is extremely experienced, well prepared and able to find solutions to complex legal arguments."
Handles a broad range of immigration and asylum law cases. He regularly handles cases before the Immigration Tribunal, the Administrative Court and the Court of Appeal.
Offers a respected immigration law practice, while also impressing in criminal law matters and civil litigation. Strengths: "She is a brilliant advocate who is well liked by clients and judges."