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Chambers of Andrew Thomas QC

TOWER 12, BRIDGE STREET, SPINNINGFIELDS, MANCHESTER, M3 3BZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 832 5701
Fax:
Fax 0161 832 0839
DX:
14338 MANCHESTER-1
Email:
Web:
www.lincolnhousechambers.com

Richard Dawson

Tel:
Work 0161 832 5701
Email:
Lincoln House Chambers (Chambers of Andrew Thomas QC)

Position

Richard is a road traffic specialist and is regularly instructed on behalf of national insurer clients. He has a proven track record of successfully defending drivers charged with offences arising out of fatal road traffic accidents and those causing catastrophic injury. Cases of interest include: R v Hilton (causing death by dangerous driving); R v Smith (causing death by careless driving); R v Ward (causing death by careless driving, whilst under the influence of alcohol); R v Kala (causing serious injury by dangerous driving). Richard has a keen interest in regulatory and licensing work and is consistently instructed in those fields. Richard’s general criminal practice encompasses work across the spectrum; although focused on sexual offences and offences of serious violence, dishonesty and fraud, large scale public disorder, and major drugs, money laundering and mental health cases. Richard has developed a strong reputation for hard work, immaculate preparation and clear fact management in complex cases and he is highly regarded by all those who instruct him.

Career

Called 2001; tenant Lincoln House Chambers 2010 to date.

Education

The Crossley Heath School, Halifax; University of Sheffield (BSc Hons Environmental Geology); Manchester Metropolitan University (PgDip Law); Manchester Metropolitan University (PgDip Legal Practice at the Bar).


Regional Bar : Northern Circuit

Crime

Within: Crime ‚Äď Leading juniors

Richard Dawson - Lincoln House Chambers ‚ÄėClients trust his advice.‚Äô

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