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Our crime barristers enjoy an unrivalled reputation for providing advice and representation in criminal trials.

Recognised for in depth ability at all levels, 2 Bedford Row’s service is highly specialised providing insightful advice to those accused of criminal offences together with outstanding advocacy at a criminal trial. Our barristers strive to ensure that the client is provided with the best possible service.

Members of Chambers are widely recognised as bringing an extraordinary breadth of experience to each case, and tailor that knowledge and meticulous preparation to the needs and demands of each client. Particular attention is paid when defending to:

  • identifying appropriate defences and preparing legal arguments;
  • ensuring compliance with the prosecution’s duty of disclosure;
  • first-class court room advocacy; and
  • taking all steps necessary to ensure that the client’s best interests are maximised.

Members have been instructed on behalf of both the prosecution and the defence in the following kinds of cases:

Members of Chambers have been instructed in most of the leading and celebrated criminal trials of the last twenty years including:

  • MP’s expenses scandal
  • The South Thanet by election trial
  • Rolf Harris
  • The Oxford grooming case
  • The Tottenham Turks murder
  • Phone hacking (Operations Elveden and Weeting)
  • The Rachel Nickell murder
  • The Stephen Lawrence murder
  • The Greenwich Dome Robbery
  • The Brixton Nail Bomber
  • The Kenneth Noye murder

Get in touch

For further information and enquiries please contact our clerks team.

Call: +44 (0)20 7440 8888
Email: clerks@2bedfordrow.co.uk

Clerk: Paul Rodgers
Telephone: +44 (0)7894 125 434
Email: Click here

Latest Crime news and publications

Cases 22nd Feb 2024

Nick Barraclough conspiracy to murder acquittals after trial at the Old Bailey

Nick Barraclough represented a man alleged to be the gunman in a drive-by shooting. After a two-week trial, Nick...

Cases 9th Feb 2024

Simeon Wallis and Huda Musa successful in Affray Trial

Simeon Wallis and Huda Musa, instructed by Paul Cameron and Marcia Lawrence of Bark & Co, successfully defended a...

Cases 7th Feb 2024

Robbery Acquittal 

Katherine Higgs, instructed by Somsul Hoque of ABV Solicitors, represented a defendant acquitted of two counts of...

Cases 6th Feb 2024

Huda Musa successful in Controlling and Coercive Behaviour Trial

Huda Musa, instructed by George Dixon of JSP Solicitors, successfully defended a client at Chelmsford Crown Court....

Cases 1st Feb 2024

Tomas McGarvey’s client acquitted of Blackmail

Tomas McGarvey, instructed by Aysha Moore of Paul Robinson Solicitors, represented a defendant charged with blackmail....

Cases 31st Jan 2024

Jack Coyne successfully represents defendant charged with s.20 GBH

Jack Coyne, instructed by Zoe Hyland of JSP, successfully represented PW who faced a three-day trial at the Chelmsford...

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