Neil Jones
Year of Call: 1978

Neil Jones initially had a private practice in Newcastle, then 32 years as military lawyer. US Army JAG School 1989. RCDS 2008. MA Kings College...

Valerie Sterling
Year of Call: 1981

Valerie Sterling was educated at Manchester High School for Girls and Manchester University. Called to the Bar in 1981, she did chancery and...

Peter Schofield
Year of Call: 1982

Peter Schofield specialises in criminal work and has a flourishing practice in defence work in and around Newcastle. He has been instructed to defend...

Ian Brook
Year of Call: 1983

As an Ag. Puisne Judge in Trinidad, Ian Brook tried 11 capital murder cases. Of 34 years call, he now defends and prosecutes general crime,...

Nicholas Mason
Year of Call: 1984

Stephen Uttley

Stephen Uttley
Year of Call: 1984

Stephen Uttley was called to the bar in 1984. He defends exclusively in serious crime. He will fight unfalteringly on behalf of his clients and has an...

Nick Cartmell
Year of Call: 1990

Nick Cartmell is a senior criminal practitioner specialising in defending serious crime. Nick is a member of the Criminal Bar Association and has...

Ashley Tucker
Year of Call: 1990

Ashley Tucker is a civil practitioner with a particular preference for Wills, Probate and Property but still retains an interest in commercial law,...

Elyas Patel

Elyas Patel
Year of Call: 1991

Elyas was called to the bar in 1991 and after a broad common law practice, (including personal injury, family, Immigration and employment) Elyas now...

Andrew Espley
Year of Call: 1993

Andrew Espley defends and prosecutes serious criminal cases. Andrew has appeared on both sides in five attempted murders over two years. He has...

Tom Storey
Year of Call: 1993

One of the most highly-regarded juniors on the North Eastern Circuit, Tom has been regularly recommended as a leading individual for criminal law in...

Stuart Graham
Year of Call: 1995

Thomas Moran

Thomas Moran
Year of Call: 1996

Thomas Moran practises in serious crime and professional regulatory work. He acts for the prosecution and defence, but with an emphasis on defence...

Geraldine Kelly
Year of Call: 1996

Geraldine Kelly is an experienced and extremely able criminal practitioner, who manages a well-balanced practice, consisting of both defence and...

Sally Terris
Year of Call: 1997

Sally Terris's main area of practice is family law. She is known for her straightforward approach even in the most complex of cases. A fearless cross...

Vincent Ward
Year of Call: 1998

Vincent Ward was called to the bar in 1998 and has a Masters degree in mental health law. In his well-established criminal practice he accepts...

Christopher Rose
Year of Call: 1999

Christopher Rose practises in high level, serious and complex crime. He is a hugely experienced trial advocate, appearing in criminal courts across...

David Povall
Year of Call: 2000

David Povall is a specialist criminal practitioner, having spent his entire career to date appearing both for the Crown and the defence across the...

Natalia Escoriza
Year of Call: 2002

Natalia Escoriza specialises in family law and undertakes all aspects of family work. Following her MSc in Social and Political Theory at Edinburgh...

Lee Fish
Year of Call: 2003

Lee Fish is recommended in the leading directories as “an exceptional barrister” who is “very bright and very able.” Lee’s practice covers...

Chloe Hudson
Year of Call: 2003

Chloe Hudson's practice encompasses criminal and regulatory work. Her particular areas of specialism are cases with a medical aspect and sexual...

Jessica Strange
Year of Call: 2003

Jessica Strange is a specialist criminal practitioner who has a well balanced practice defending and prosecuting in all types of criminal cases. She...

Chloe Fairley
Year of Call: 2004

Chloe Fairley is an outstanding and persuasive advocate, with an exceptional ability to put both professional and lay clients at ease. Chloe has...

Matthew Donkin
Year of Call: 2004

Matthew Donkin is trusted to conduct cases of gravity and complexity, and is recognised for his ability to manage demanding evidence and legal issues....

David Outterside

David Outterside
Year of Call: 2004

David Outterside has an excellent reputation, particularly in front of the jury. He has been involved in some of the most serious, high profile, and...

Jeremy Barton
Year of Call: 2004

Jeremy joined chambers in 2015 having previously spent 11 years in London at 2 King’s Bench Walk and was called to the bar in 2004. He specialises...

James Normington

James Normington
Year of Call: 2005

James Normington is an established chancery and commercial practitioner. He brings together insightful understanding of the legal and factual aspects...

Susannah Proctor
Year of Call: 2005

Susannah is an outstanding and passionate advocate; she is regularly instructed in a range of serious and complex cases including sexual offending,...

Adam Birkby

Adam Birkby
Year of Call: 2006

Adam Birkby is a highly respected specialist in criminal, regulatory and disciplinary law. Whether being led by the pre-eminent silks on circuit,...

Eleanor Fry
Year of Call: 2007

A tenacious advocate, Eleanor Fry deals with a broad range of complex and sensitive matters in the criminal and family jurisdictions, often with...

Ben Campbell
Year of Call: 2008

Ben Campbell has developed a significant practice with a focus on crime and regulatory work. A CPS Level 4 Prosecutor, Ben both defends and prosecutes...

Nick Lane
Year of Call: 2008

Nick Lane is a busy and highly regarded specialist criminal advocate who regularly appears in the most serious cases including those of murder,...

Graham O’Sullivan
Year of Call: 2009

Graham O'Sullivan was educated at City of London School, Cambridge University and City University, London. He was called to the bar in 2009, joining...

Nicoleta Alistari
Year of Call: 2009

Nicoleta has a common law practice, with emphasis on crime. She prosecutes and defends in a wide range of cases, including those involving scientific...

Jessica Slaughter
Year of Call: 2009

Jessica Slaughter is a specialist criminal barrister. She prosecutes as a level 4 CPS panel advocate and defends in complex criminal cases. Having...

Fiona Lamb
Year of Call: 2010

Fiona only accepts instructions for the defence and has developed a very busy practice. Fiona completed a reduced pupillage at Farringdon Chambers...

Joe Culley
Year of Call: 2010

Joe Culley became a member of Chambers in January 2018 and has established a busy criminal practice on the North Eastern Circuit. Called in 2010,...

Claire Anderson
Year of Call: 2011

Claire Anderson is a junior criminal practitioner, who prosecutes and defends.  Based in Newcastle, she is known for her thorough preparation and...

Felicity Hemlin
Year of Call: 2011

Felicity Hemlin has an established criminal and family law practice. She has experience both prosecuting and defending serious cases in the Crown...

Jade Bucklow
Year of Call: 2012

Jade accepts instructions in a wide range of areas, including Crime and Regulatory. Called in 2012 Jade undertook a mixed crime and civil pupillage...

Georgina Goring
Year of Call: 2012

Georgina specialises in professional discipline, inquests and inquiries and crime.  Georgina is recognised by the Legal 500 as a Leading Junior in...

Amber Walker

Amber Walker
Year of Call: 2010

Amber deals with a range of matters across the Criminal and Regulatory disciplines. She is known for her ability to engage, reassure and quickly...

Peter Byrne
Year of Call: 2012

Peter Byrne has almost 30 years' experience of conducting criminal cases before the courts, including the Court of Appeal, ranging from motoring...

Richard Holland
Year of Call: 2012

Richard Holland is an advocate who appears in cases of significant legal and factual complexity.  At ease with professional and lay clients alike, he...

Maryam Ahmad
Year of Call: 2013

Maryam joined Chambers following the completion of her pupillage under the supervision of Chloe Hudson and Jeremy Barton. She is developing a strong...

Ashleigh Metcalfe
Year of Call: 2014

Ashleigh has developed a strong criminal law practice that belies her level of Call. Having been appointed as a Grade 4 prosecutor at 7 years full...

Amy Levitt
Year of Call: 2015

Prior to joining Chambers, Amy graduated with a first class honours from the University of Sheffield in 2014. She also received a distinction in...

Emma Hughes
Year of Call: 2015

Emma Hughes specialises in criminal, family and civil law matters. Emma has experience representing both claimants and defendants in a variety of...

John Hobley
Year of Call: 2015

John Hobley joined chambers in 2017, following the completion of a pupillage supervised by Lee Fish. John has established a practice in criminal,...

Ryan Donoghue
Year of Call: 2015

Ryan is an experienced court and tribunal advocate with a keen eye for detail and a personable nature that enables him to easily engage with clients...

Danielle Gilmour
Year of Call: 2017

Joined New Park Court in 2018 after successfully completing pupillage under the supervision of Chloe Fairley. Danielle accepts instructions in a range...

Ian Cook
Year of Call: 2018

Ian practiced as a solicitor for 18 years before his call to the Bar in 2018. For 8 of those years he dealt exclusively with Crown Court cases as a...

Jemima Stephenson

Jemima Stephenson
Year of Call: 2018

Jemima joined New Park Court in March 2020. She was previously a Tenant at Zenith Chambers, having successfully completed pupillage there. Jemima...

Marte Alnaes
Year of Call: 2018

Marte Alnaes accepts instructions in a wide range of areas, including Crime, Regulatory, Civil and Family.   Marte completed her pupillage...

Benjamin Whittingham
Year of Call: 2018

Ben completed pupillage under the supervision of Adam Birkby in September 2020 and accepts instructions across all aspects of common law. Before...

Oliver Connor
Year of Call: 2017

Oliver accepts instructions in a number of areas including Crime and Regulatory. Oliver commenced pupillage at New Park Court Chambers in September...

Gabrielle Wilks
Year of Call: 2019

Gabrielle is currently undertaking her second six in Chambers and accepts instructions in criminal, family and civil matters.

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