Simon Phillips > Chambers of Richard Atkins KC > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Richard Atkins KC
St Philips Chambers
55 TEMPLE ROW
BIRMINGHAM
B2 5LS
England

Position

Currently a Grade 4 prosecutor, Simon practises across all areas of crime. Operating as a junior alone he has prosecuted or defended allegations as serious as attempted murder and serial rape. As a led junior he has defended and prosecuted murder and manslaughter allegations. As a leading junior he has prosecuted and defended conspiracies to defraud, handle stolen goods and supply Class A drugs.

Career

Royal Marines’ officer 1984-92; called 1996; Inner Temple.

Memberships

Criminal Bar Association; Midland Circuit.

Education

St Edmund’s College, Cambridge (MA Hons law).

Leisure

Golf, rugby and snowboarding.