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Broadway House Chambers

Chambers of Rodney Ferm

9 BANK STREET, BRADFORD, BD1 1TW, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01274 722560
Fax:
Fax 01274 370708
DX:
729860 BRADFORD-22
Email:
Web:
www.broadwayhouse.co.uk
Bradford, Leeds

Tahir Khan QC

Tel:
Work 01274 722560
Email:
Broadway House Chambers (Chambers of Rodney Ferm)

Position

Criminal defence and prosecution work, environmental protection and national rivers work. Crime: has been instructed by both defence and prosecution in a number of high-profile cases and led by Queen’s Counsel. Cases include murder, manslaughter, gun crime, money laundering, fraud and environmental. Environmental: has been instructed in a number of significant cases and is a member of the chambers environmental law team and on the Attorney General’s A list of prosecutors undertaking the most serious and complex prosecutions by regulatory authorities. Notable cases: 2003 – £3m drugs conspiracy for Revenue and Customs; 2004-05 – £4m drugs conspiracy for Revenue and Customs; 2006 – £4m VAT evasion for Revenue and Customs; 2006 – £111m money-laundering case; 2008 – insurance fraud (defence); 2009 – multimillion-pound bank fraud (defence); 2010 – £2m mortgage fraud (defence), two attempted murder cases (prosecution), murder case (instructed to prosecute by CPS Leeds). In 2011, Tahir was appointed the first Muslim QC in the history of the Northern Circuit. 2011 – instructed to prosecute a double murder trial, which attracted national media attention.

Career

Called 1986, Lincoln’s Inn; recorder 2004; QC 2011.

Languages

Punjabi, Urdu.

Education

Liverpool Polytechnic (LLB Hons).


Regional Bar: North Eastern Circuit

Crime

Within: Leading Silks

Tahir Khan QC - Broadway House Chambers ‘ Prosecutes and defends in a wide range of serious criminal cases. ’

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