chambers and partners 2017 directory entry

What the team is known for Long-standing criminal defence team with notable experience in complex and serious cases such as murder, rape and child sexual offences. Also recognised for its representation of medical and dental practitioners charged with criminal activity.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)

“Their key strengths are their client care, integrity, willingness to go the extra mile, dedication and teamwork.”

“They were exceptionally good – they met all of my requirements and expectations.”

Notable practitioners
Bernard Huber is an expert advocate whose practice includes complex criminal cases such as murder and drug importations, as well as organised crime matters. Sources describe him as “thoroughly committed to his client,” adding: “He has great judgement and will always go the extra mile to get the job done.”

Shaun Murphy is described as “an excellent advocate, with a wealth of expertise across a broad range of criminal cases.” He draws particular praise for his handling of jury trials, fielding recent experience in high-profile murder cases. He is also noted for his representation of medical professionals.