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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 17th Apr 2024

David Patience prosecutes ‘Come Dine with Me’ winners convicted of drugs plot at Isleworth CC

David Patience prosecuted 5 defendants, all convicted of various offences relating to the importation and supply of...

Cases 11th Apr 2024

John Hurlock acts for man acquitted of assaulting police and emergency worker

John Hurlock, instructed by Sunpritha Jutlla of Garrick Law, successfully represented X, a young man facing the loss of...

Cases 10th Apr 2024

Huda Musa acts for 15 year old child acquitted of stabbing

Huda Musa, instructed by Richard Moughton of Levy and Co Solicitors, secured the acquittal of her client charged with...

Cases 9th Apr 2024

Jack Coyne represents defendant acquitted of Being Concerned in the Supply of Class A drugs 

Jack Coyne, instructed by Paul Cameron of Bark and Co Solicitors, represented KL who faced trial for being concerned...

Cases 5th Apr 2024

John Hurlock acts in blackmail, supply of class A drugs, threats to kill and assault trial

John Hurlock, instructed by Paul Cameron and Marcia Lawrence of Bark & Co, successfully defended a young man...

Cases 4th Apr 2024

Fred Batstone successful in grievous bodily harm trial

Fred Batstone, instructed by Antoinette Woghiren and Demi Azzopardi of A & A Law, represented a defendant acquitted...

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