Simon Farrell QC

Details of practice Simon Farrell QC has been described in Chambers UK Guide to the Bar 2019 as “a class performer” and “a Rolls Royce practitioner”. He has been in Silk for 16 years. Much of his work is now international concerning bribery, corruption, money laundering and the proceeds of crime. Simon is an excellent […]

Saba Naqshbandi

Details of practice Areas of expertise: crime/fraud, inquests and inquiries, regulatory (health and safety, professional discipline and licensing). “The first choice for fire safety work” “Strategically a master, making difficult decisions with ease” “A very fearless advocate who is not cowed by a difficult case or difficult tribunal” “Her mastery of the detail, advice and […]

Emma Collins

Details of practice Emma has a broad practice encompassing all of Chambers’ areas of expertise and is particularly interested and experienced in international criminal matters. Crime (General; Fraud and Financial Regulation) Emma prosecutes and defends a wide range of cases in the Magistrates’ Courts and Crown Court. She is also experienced in the Court of Appeal, successfully […]

Patrick Gibbs QC

Details of practice Recognised by Chambers UK, Chambers 100 and The Legal 500 as one of the leading silks in Crime, Fraud, Inquests, Public Inquiries and Professional Discipline. Patrick is renowned for his work as advisor and advocate across a wide range of criminal, regulatory, disciplinary and public inquiry proceedings. Main areas of practice Professional fraud/misconduct Murder/Manslaughter/Deaths […]

William Emlyn Jones

“First-rate” Chambers UK 2018 “First-choice” Legal 500 2017 Crime Junior of the Year – Chambers and Partners Bar Awards 2015 “Supremely gifted” Chambers UK 2014 “Breathtakingly good” Chambers UK 2013 Details of practice A specialist in serious crime and fraud, both prosecuting and defending; frequently led and often instructed as a leading junior. His practice […]

Heather Oliver

Details of practice Heather has developed a successful practice encompassing all of Chambers’ areas of expertise, including criminal law, professional discipline, regulatory and licensing work. Crime Heather has considerable experience in defending criminal matters before the Magistrates’ and Crown Courts, having successfully represented clients accused of a wide spectrum of offences, including those involving violence, […]

Helen Malcolm QC

Details of practice A specialist in international criminal law, particularly in the areas of corporate fraud, corruption and extradition. Acts both for and against the Serious Fraud Office, the Financial Conduct Authority and the Crown Prosecution Service in criminal and regulatory matters; and for the Revenue in international tax enquiries and tribunal hearings.  Regularly involved […]

Edmund Gritt

Details of practice Ed specialises in criminal defence work, professional discipline, regulatory enforcement, inquests and licensing. Crime In his criminal defence practice, Ed specialises in: Allegations of rape and sexual assault of adults, child sexual offences (usually historic and often complex with multiple complainants), internet grooming and indecent images cases. Allegations relating to organised crime […]

Patrick Hill

Details of practice The focus of Patrick’s criminal practice is financial crime, serious organised crime, and regulatory crime, in which he has acted in a number of complex and high-profile cases. More broadly, his practice, both advocacy and advisory, encompasses international, immigration, EU and asylum law; public and human rights law; inquests and inquiries; contempt; […]

John Hardy QC

Details of practice Since taking silk in April 2008, John Hardy QC has been instructed in a number of lengthy and complex fraud prosecutions as well as continuing his criminal practice, particularly in extradition where his expertise spans over 15 years. John has appeared in a number of cases in the House of Lords as […]