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 […]

Charles Burton

Practice A criminal law practitioner specializing in serious crime including: organized crime, homicide, serious violent and sexual offences, drug trafficking, fraud, confiscation and asset restraint. He defends in prosecutions brought by various regulatory bodies. As a leading junior he has established a reputation as a highly skilled jury advocate achieving results through dedication and commitment […]

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 recently concluded a secondment to the CPS Extradition Unit, where she was employed as a Senior Crown Prosecutor. While seconded, Hannah was a point of contact for all French requests, […]

Mark Fraser

Mark’s Expertise Includes: Serious Crime, Fraud, Bribery & Corruption, Serious Sexual Offences, Disciplinary Tribunals, Mental Health Tribunals, Confiscation Recent Cases For the first defendant in a 25-defendant Conspiracy to Defraud. For one of 34 defendants in what is a nationwide conspiracy to supply drugs and launder the proceeds of that conspiracy. For one of 10 named defendants in a multi-handed […]

Sophie Sharpe

Sophie appears in the Crown, Magistrates and Youth Courts, primarily on behalf of the defence. She has experience in a wide range of criminal matters including dishonesty offences, drugs offences, sexual offences and violence – particularly in a domestic context. Sophie has also acted for requested persons in extradition proceedings and has been instructed in […]

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 […]