Andrew Taylor

Described by those who instruct him as ‘excellent at thinking on his feet’, Andrew joined Chambers in 2016. He appears in the Crown, Magistrates’ and Youth Courts for the defence on a daily basis. He has a wide range of experience in criminal matters including violence, drugs and sexual offences, as well as public disorder […]

Andrew Bousfield

Andrew is a well-respected criminal and employment practitioner.  In crime, he undertakes work in all areas of serious crime, fraud and money laundering.  In employment, he represents whistleblowers in matters which involve detailed allegations of (often criminal) wrongdoing.  Andrew uses his background as an investigative journalist to seek out forensic detail which will assist his […]

Chris Waymont

Chris has developed a multi-disciplinary practice which encompasses both criminal and regulatory law. He is regularly instructed in the Crown Court, appearing for both the prosecution and the defence. He has represented defendants who have been charged with serious offences which include aggravated burglary, robbery, drug offences inflicting grievous bodily harm with intent, threats to […]

Mandisa Knights

Mandisa practices in all aspects of serious crime as a defence barrister. She is instructed as leading junior, junior alone and led junior. Mandisa is briefed in large scale operations such as drug importations, sex trafficking, slavery and multi-handed complex frauds. She is often instructed to defend youths and young people displaying expertise in criminal […]

Darryl Cherrett

Darryl is regularly instructed as leading junior, led junior and junior alone defence counsel in the most serious and complex criminal cases and has been for a number of years. Darryl particular specialises in serious fraud and money laundering cases and serious organised crime. He also specialises in grave violent crimes and organised criminal conspiracies […]

Hannah Burton

Regarded as professional and meticulous in her approach, with a keen eye for detail, Hannah accepts instructions in extradition, regulatory and criminal matters. Extradition Hannah is an established extradition practitioner and has experience in cases under both Part 1 and Part 2 of the Extradition Act 2003. Hannah represents both requesting states and requested persons. […]

Neerja Sharma

“She has a degree of empathy and understanding which enables her to deal with sensitive matters, together with the confidence and maturity to handle the challenging situations which arise in practice.” Neerja Sharma is experienced in both criminal defence and prosecution. She has a broad ranging practice which includes cases concerning serious violence, public disorder, […]

Parveen Mansoor

Parveen is a well regarded and established criminal barrister with an entirely defence based practice.  She has extensive experience as Junior/Sole Counsel in all areas of serious crime including murder, manslaughter, terrorism, fraud. proceeds of crime, armed robberies, kidnap, firearms, large scale drug trafficking, violent disorders and serious sexual offences. Parveen has an excellent reputation for […]

Ross Cohen

Ross is a much in demand barrister of some 18 years standing. He specialises in serious crime, particularly murder, offences against the person, gang related crime, firearms, fraud and drug offences. He also is an expert in Road Traffic Law with a thriving private Magistrates Court practice and experience in the High Court. In addition […]

Julia Farrant

Julia is a specialist extradition practitioner, described by Chambers and Partners 2017 as an ‘‘exceptionally bright’ junior who attracts praise for her strong judgement’, ‘a formidable opponent who is hard-working and effective’ and ‘a good advocate, she cuts through nonsense very quickly and is very sharp’. Julia is ranked as a tier 2 junior in […]