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Chambers of Alexander Cameron QC

3 RAYMOND BUILDINGS, GRAY'S INN, LONDON, WC1R 5BH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7400 6400
Fax:
Fax 020 7400 6464
DX:
237 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.3rblaw.com

Ben Watson

Tel:
Work 020 7400 6400
Email:
Web:
www.3rblaw.com
Three Raymond Buildings (Chambers of Alexander Cameron QC)

Position

Particular expertise in extradition, public law, international mutual legal assistance, asset recovery, and crime. Regularly instructed in the leading extradition cases, see recently: India v Dr Mallya (former Chairman of Kingfisher Airlines); Russia v Shuppe (Boris Berezovksy’s son in law); South Africa v Dewani (accused of murdering wife on honeymoon), and for the Secretary of State in Gary McKinnon (computer hacker); as well as in heavyweight crime, particularly fraud: for the Barclays US LIBOR submitter (Peter Johnson). As member of Attorney General’s A Panel, Ben is also frequently instructed for the UK Government in national security cases, as well as for the MoD and FCO in cases arising out of UK military action abroad.

Career

Call 2002; Attorney General’s C Panel 2006; Attorney General’s Special Advocate Panel 2010-2016; Attorney General’s B Panel 2011; Attorney General’s A Panel 2016.

Member

Criminal Bar Association

Education

MA Hons (Cantab); Diploma in law.


London Bar

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

Within: Leading Juniors

Ben Watson - Three Raymond BuildingsA calm and impressive advocate, adept at arguing for both claimants and the government.

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International crime and extradition

Within: Leading Juniors

Ben Watson - Three Raymond BuildingsA silk in waiting.

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