YEAR OF CALL 2007
Leo practises in all areas of criminal and regulatory law and is instructed as both leading and junior counsel. He advises on and appears in large, multi-handed cases involving complex, technical and sensitive evidence. He is a grade 4 CPS panel advocate and is appointed to the serious crime, fraud and counter-terrorism specialist panels.
He has a wealth of experience in prosecuting and defending allegations of serious violence, murder, manslaughter, crimes against public justice, conspiracy, armed robbery, human trafficking, fraud, complex deception, immigration crime, firearms, sexual and drugs offences.
He is instructed to appear in the High Court - in both regulatory and criminal matters and in the Court of Appeal.
Through client recommendations Leo has developed a busy direct access practice, providing advice to clients at the pre-charge stage and defending them successfully at trial.