Tracy Ayling is a highly regarded specialist criminal silk whose practice focuses on prosecuting and defending some of the most serious, and high profile, multi handed murder and sexual offence cases. She is also frequently instructed in Health and Safety and Criminal Negligence Manslaughter cases.
A specialist in matters of PII and Disclosure, she has co-authored the chapter on Disclosure in “Vulnerable Witness and the Criminal Justice System” (OUP). As a Special Advocate (appointed by the Attorney General) she is also experienced in cases concerning International Security. It was in this capacity she was instructed in the Terrorism Case, Operation Lanosity.
Between 2015 – 2017 she was Head of Advocacy Training at the Inner Temple. She is now Chair of the CBA Education and Training Committee.
R v Goldstein & Rimmington
Sending salt through the post pretending it to be anthrax.
R v Davis-Jones
Solicitor murder of wife.
R v Jarvis
Largest confiscation on paper.
R v O
Gang gun murder.
R v D
Gang knife murder.
R v U
R v H
Drug related shooting.
R v M
Gang related stabbing by juvenile.
R v T
R v Karrar & Others
Asian gang grooming young girls in Oxford.
R v Maule & Others
Human Trafficking and controlling prostitution.
R v Moliere
Alleged Sexual abuse of three year old girls.
R v Malcolm
Historic Sexual abuse 38 years previously.
R v Wright
Defended soldier of the Blues and Royals for rape in Green Park.
R v Padmanabha
Mother convicted of Manslaughter and cruelty of her seven month old baby girl.
R v Blundell
Shooting of John Pordage in Chelmsford.
R v B
Allegation that Headmaster of approved school caned boys in 19 complainant case.
R v Thurston & Thurston
Two defendants who operated a bouncy castle which blew away, were convicted of Gross Negligence Manslaughter of a 7 year old girl.
Conspiracy to Murder.
Aggravated Burglary where the victims had boiling water poured on them.
R v M
Double murder. Defendant accused of stabbing two men in a flat. Acquitted in relation to one deceased.
One of the first cases concerning a gang of Asian men committing child sex offences by grooming and abusing very young girls over a period of many years in Oxford Also appeared in more recently linked cases of Operations Sabaton 2016 and Operation Silk 2018. Child sex offending, grooming, and human trafficking.
R v Maule
Human trafficking case at Wood Green.