Saba Naqshbandi

Details of practice Areas of expertise: health and safety and fire safety, inquests and inquiries and crime/fraud. “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 advocacy […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

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; […]

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 […]

Ailsa Williamson

Details of practice Ailsa specialises in professional discipline cases, criminal work, inquests, and regulatory law. Professional Discipline: Regularly represents police officers at misconduct hearings in London and throughout the country. Extensive experience of professional discipline hearings relating to a broad range of allegations such as inappropriate relationships, use of excessive force, discreditable conduct, and matters relating to […]