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Chambers of Richard Wright QC

6 PARK SQUARE, LEEDS, LS1 2LW, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 2459763
Fax:
Fax 0113 2424395
DX:
26402 LEEDS Park Square
Email:
Web:
www.parksquarebarristers.co.uk

Howard Shaw

Tel:
Work 0113 2459763
Park Square Barristers (Chambers of Richard Wright QC)

Work Department

Criminal and Regulatory & Public

Position

Howard defends and prosecutes all manner of cases across the full range of criminal courts, routinely dealing with serious assaults and public disorder, firearms offences, drug trafficking offences, sexual offences, arson and high value dishonesty.

He has represented many appellants in the Court of Appeal and has dealt with a number of appeals by case stated in the Administrative Court.

He has an approachable friendly manner and is regularly complimented for his clear advice.

Howard has particular experience in cases involving food hygiene in slaughter houses, meat cutting plants and other food businesses, and the complex European Union regulations governing such matters.  The cases frequently involve technical scientific issues.

He is regularly instructed by the Food Standards Agency and various local authorities in such cases.

He is also regularly instructed in cases brought by DEFRA involving farming matters and animal welfare in slaughterhouses.

Career

Call 1999

Member

North Eastern Circuit
Criminal Bar Association

Education

1988
University of York, BSc Theoretical Physics (1st Class Honours)

1998
Leeds Metropolitan University, Postrgraduate Diploma in Law (Commendation)

1999
Inns of Court School of Law, BVC (Very Competent)


Regional Bar : North Eastern Circuit

Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing

Within: Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing – Leading juniors

Howard Shaw - Park Square BarristersTenacious and extremely thorough.

Within: Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing

Recent work for members of Park Square Barristers’ regulatory team includes work health and safety breaches and food safety matters. Howard Shaw has a niche practice in prosecuting in hygiene and animal welfare offences in slaughterhouses.

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