YEAR OF CALL 1996
Nick is a highly experienced barrister and undertakes serious and complex cases both on behalf of the prosecution and the defence. He has extensive experience in all areas of criminal law from pre-charge advice work through to appellate work in the Court of Appeal. He is thorough and meticulous in his case preparation, he provides clear reasoned advice to his instructing solicitors and lay client and he consistently gets good results.
He is a CPS Rape Panel Specialist dealing with serious sexual offences. Due to his calm and approachable manner him he is regularly instructed to deal with difficult cases involving juvenile defendants, and witnesses with learning disabilities.
Nick is a Grade 3 CPS Prosecutor but frequently undertakes Grade 4 work. He has extensive experience in cases of drug importation, running county lines and covert surveillance operations. He has extensive experience in cases involving complex expert evidence covering fraud, serious violence and murder (including non-accidental head injury). He regularly appears as leading counsel in large multi handed prosecutions or being led by Queen’s Counsel in particularly difficult and novel cases.