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Doughty Street Chambers

53-54 DOUGHTY STREET, LONDON, WC1N 2LS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7404 1313
Fax:
Fax 020 7404 2283
DX:
223 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.doughtystreet.co.uk
Bristol, London, Manchester

Katy Thorne

Tel:
Work 020 7404 1313
Email:
Doughty Street Chambers (Doughty Street Chambers)

Position

Katy Thorne has over 20 years’ experience defending in the criminal courts, as leading and sole junior.  She has a reputation as robust, thorough and hardworking, she is easy to work with and has fantastic client care skills. 

She is instructed in the most serious criminal cases including homicide, high level drug trafficking, sexual offending, offences against children and financial crime and has particular expertise in challenging experts, from medical to cell site.  Last year she published Mason’s Forensic Medicine for Lawyers, with Professor Helen Whitwell and others.  

She has a great track record in second opinion appellate work, including CCRC and ECtHR.   She is frequently sought by professionals, particularly those who face proceedings brought by their regulatory body arising as a result of criminal allegations.

Career

Called 1994.

Member

Criminal Bar Association, Criminal Appeals Lawyers Association, Society of Labour Lawyers, Liberty, Justice.


London Bar

Crime (general crime)

Within: Crime (general crime) – 2018 silks

Katy Thorne QC - Doughty Street ChambersExcellent on forensic issues, especially baby-shaking cases.

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