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Chambers of Steven Kay QC

LONDON, WC1R 4AZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7489 2727
Fax:
Fax 020 7489 2828
DX:
453 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.9bedfordrow.co.uk

Lee Karu QC

Tel:
Work 020 7489 2727
Email:
9 Bedford Row (Chambers of Steven Kay QC)

Position

Specialist defence advocate, appearing in many serious and high profile cases. Having completed a civil pupillage he developed a mixed practice in the early years, including family and general civil. For the last twenty years he has been involved exclusively in criminal defence, including several appearances in the Court of Appeal.

Career

Called 1985; Lincoln’s Inn; South Eastern Circuit; Silk 2010.

Languages

Tamil.

Member

CBA; Lincoln’s Inn; South Eastern Circuit.

Education

St Michael’s College, Sri Lanka; BA (Hons); Dip Law.

Leisure

Sport.


London Bar

Crime (general crime)

Within: Crime (general crime) – Leading silks

Lee Karu QC - 9 Bedford RowHe defends in murder and multi-defendant sexual abuse cases.’

Within: Crime (general crime)

An ambitious criminal set’, 9 Bedford Row has ‘great strength in depth’, ‘the perfect blend of youth and experience’, and broad criminal and military law expertise. Lee Karu QC represented a prisoner who killed a court security guard by kicking her in the head; the defendant was found to be unfit to plead and received a hospital order.

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