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Serious Sexual Offences

Our barristers have extensive experience in defending and prosecuting allegations of serious sexual offences.

Members of 2 Bedford Row are renowned for their handling of cases involving allegations of a serious sexual nature. Our barristers have appeared in high profile trials generated by ‘Operation Yewtree’ as well as the much publicised multi-defendant grooming and child exploitation cases.

Routinely instructed to defend or prosecute in these types of cases, many members of Chambers have extensive experience in dealing with the following types of sexual allegations including:

  • Rape and sexual assault
  • Child abuse and allegations involving vulnerable witnesses
  • Grooming and child exploitation
  • Human trafficking
  • Historic sexual abuse
  • Indecent images

Barristers at 2 Bedford Row specialising in this area of law are frequently called upon to advise pre-charge and are able to assist at each and every stage of the investigation. Our barristers are at the forefront of the vulnerable witness training courses and are adept at witness handling in the most sensitive and difficult cases. Whether the case involves expert evidence, the use of intermediaries or cross examination of a young/vulnerable witness, barristers at 2 Bedford Row have the skill and expertise required in this highly specialised area of criminal law.

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 Serious Sexual Offences news and publications

Cases 20th Mar 2024

Barry Gilbert acts for the defence in first “cyberflashing” case

Barry Gilbert, instructed by Michael Rees of Levy & Co solicitors, acted for NH who pleaded guilty at Basildon...

Cases 23rd Feb 2024

Christopher Martin secures acquittal in rape trial

Christopher Martin, instructed by Carly Denniss of JSP Solicitors, successfully defended a man charged with rape....

Cases 30th Jan 2024

Callum Munday secures Deliveroo sexual assault acquittal

Callum Munday, instructed by Lou-Lou Curry and Mohsin Ariff of Lloyds PR Solicitors, successfully defended a Deliveroo...

Cases 16th Nov 2023

Nick Bonehill secures acquittal in rape case 

Nick Bonehill, instructed by Paul Block of Levy & Co Solicitors, was successful in securing the acquittal of a...

Cases 17th Oct 2023

Christopher Martin secures acquittal in Sexual Assault trial

Christopher Martin, instructed by Mick Rees of Levy & Co Solicitors, successfully defended a man charged...

Cases 29th Sep 2023

Nick Bonehill secures acquittals in rape trial

Nick’s client was acquitted of rape, sexual assault and 4 counts of threats to kill following a 7 day trial at...

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