FTB members featured heavily in the rankings in the Planning Magazine Planning Survey 2008, with a total of 11 silks making it into the Highest Rated Planning Silks ranking, with new member Richard Humphreys QC a new entry. Robin Purchas QC, Guy Roots QC, Richard Phillips QC, Charles George QC, Clive Newberry QC, Keith Lindblom QC, Andrew Kelly QC, Robert McCracken QC, Andrew Tait QC and Michael Humphries QC were all named in the Highest Rated Planning Silks category. 11 members were named in the Highest Rated Juniors 2008 and Timothy Comyn and Saira Kabir Sheikh were new entries in this category. Craig Howell Williams, Richard Glover, Suzanne Ornsby, Andrew Newcombe, Gregory Jones, Douglas Edwards, James Pereira and Hereward Phillpot were also named in the Highest Rated Juniors Section. Three members were named in the Highest Rated Barristers Under Age 35 rankings; with Alexander Booth second in the list and Richard Honey a new addition to the section, Jeremy Pike also appeared in this category.