Callum defends and prosecutes in the Crown Court, magistrates’ courts, and youth courts on a daily basis.
Callum represents clients in a wide range of criminal proceedings for offences involving violence (including domestic violence), firearms, offensive weapons, supplying Class A drugs, robbery, burglary, and fraud – as well as motoring offences and offences of a sexual nature.
In addition to his criminal practice, Callum accepts instructions in quasi-criminal matters such as confiscation and enforcement, and has represented a number of clients in proceedings under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002.
Callum also accepts instructions in professional discipline and regulatory matters, as well as prosecutions brought by local and highways authorities.
Callum accepts regular instructions to prosecute on behalf of the Crown Prosecution Service and Probation Service. He conducts all types of hearing in the Crown Court and magistrates’ courts, including trials, sentencing hearings, and preliminary hearings, as well as appeals against conviction and sentence.
Callum also accepts instructions to prosecute in proceedings brought by local and highways authorities.
Callum frequently represents clients in the Crown Court, magistrates’ courts, and youth courts for all types of hearing. He has particular experience in trials and sentencing hearings, as well as bail applications, first appearances, and applications relating to motoring offences such as exceptional hardship and special reasons.
Callum regularly defends clients charged with all manner of offences, from burglary to the supply of drugs, possessing offensive weapons to assault, and from drink driving to speeding.
Callum regularly accepts instructions to represent clients charged with all motoring offences – from speeding to dangerous driving, as well as driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Callum has particular experience in trials, as well as exceptional hardship and special reasons applications.
Criminal Bar Association
Young Fraud Lawyers Association
CPS Grade 1
Bar Professional Training Course