Committed to our clients

With experience that includes acting both in England and Jersey in criminal matters, our Advocates have had conduct the most serious criminal cases in Jersey in recent years. This has included all the recent homicide cases and complex frauds. Our Advocates defend, as well as prosecute, in all types of serious crime whether death by dangerous driving, drugs, violence, money laundering, fraud or other dishonesty offences.  We also conduct cases involving allegations of sexual offences, including historic abuse cases that often feature issues surrounding disclosure and the passage of time. Members of Chambers are experienced in bribery and corruption cases and related extradition proceedings. Such experience has led them to be called upon to speak on those topics at the World Bank in Washington and the United Nations in Vienna. Two of the firm’s Advocates are appointed as Crown Advocates (appointed to act for the Attorney General), denoting their experience as criminal practitioners.

Our Advocates provide advice and representation to those defending and bringing criminal charges across the spectrum of criminal offences, including:

  • Homicide
  • Manslaughter
  • Criminal fraud or dishonesty
  • Bribery and corruption
  • Money laundering
  • Drug offences and drug trafficking
  • Terrorist financing
  • Extradition
  • Sexual offences
  • Driving offences