Tom Walkling > Chambers of Richard Atkins KC > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Richard Atkins KC
St Philips Chambers
B2 5LS


With a specialist criminal practice, Tom has experience and expertise in all areas of crime. He comes recommended as an accomplished and talented trial advocate, but is also known for the quality of his written work and his attention to detail. Tom believes that hard work, preparation and working closely with his professional clients are the keys to successfully presenting a case.


Called 2001, Lincoln’s Inn.


Criminal Bar Association; Midland Circuit.


University of Bristol (philosophy, first class hons); University of Birmingham (Common Professional Examination); Inns of Court School of Law (Bar Vocational Course).

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Crime (general and fraud)

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

Tom Walkling – St Philips Chambers ‘Tom has always shown an excellent ability in analysing and assimilating the evidence in order to identify the issues in the case. He is able to identify very quickly those matters which are of importance and which require further scrutiny. He has a sound judgement in relation to case strategy and decision making. He is an intuitive trial advocate, with the ability to deal with issues as they arise throughout trials calmly and appropriately.’