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Chambers of P Mendelle QC, G Carter-Stephenson QC & J Dein QC

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LONDON, WC1R 4HD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7067 1500
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Fax 020 7067 1507
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1043 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.25bedfordrow.com

John Cooper QC

Tel:
Work 020 7067 1500
Email:
25 Bedford Row (Chambers of P Mendelle QC, G Carter-Stephenson QC & J Dein QC)

Position

Specialist in serious criminal law, fraud and regulation. A significant practice in human rights, judicial review, sport and media.

Career

Visiting Professor of Law, Cardiff University. Former lawyer at Clifford Chance. Caseload includes representing bereaved families in Deepcut litigation, Nimrod, Hercules, Puma, and Gordon Gentle .Paul Chambers (Twitter Joke trial); R v Cleary (Lulzsec Cyber fraud); R v Beard (Jury Contempt); Jacintha Saldahna (Australia/Nurse Inquest); Re: Halpin (Dr David Kelly judicial review); represented Occupy St Pauls; represented a number of premiership referees, footballers and broadcasters; R v Marrache (international corporate fraud); R v Edgington (Schizophrenic murder); Linda Bellingham (Libel); Re: Peter Harris (Andy Carroll Liverpool transfer litigation); Re: Emma O'Reilly (Lance Armstrong litigation); advising Reprieve Re: Shaker Aamer (last UK detainee in Guantanamo); Whitewind (ground-breaking child murder, referred to Court of Appeal after Roy Meadow’s criticisms); Terrorist work includes R v Boughaba (ricin raid); R v Hamza (son of Abu Hamza). Also BCCI and; Northern Rock cases; Personal legal adviser to the Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee. Entry in Who's Who and Debretts. For more information see www.john-cooper.info. @John_Cooper_QC

Member

Bencher Middle Temple. Director of Education, South East Circuit. Member of Australian and; Gibraltan Bar.

Education

University of Newcastle upon Tyne (LLB (Hons); Butterworth Law Prizeman).


London Bar

Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police)

Within: Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police) – Leading silks

John Cooper QC - 25 Bedford RowA tenacious advocate, with a realistic approach to advisory work.

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Crime (general crime)

Within: Crime (general crime) – Leading silks

John Cooper QC - 25 Bedford RowHe defends in drug and murder cases.

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