William Carter > Chambers of Allison Summers KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Allison Summers KC
Drystone Chambers
35 BEDFORD ROW
LONDON
WC1R 4JH
England

Position

Will Carter has forged a reputation as an extremely able and knowledgeable barrister, prosecuting and defending in equal measure in serious criminal cases. He is regularly instructed in heavy fraud cases, both as junior and leading junior, where his meticulous approach and attention to detail are well known. He has wide experience of Revenue and Customs cases, in which he acts mainly for the defence. Will has appeared in a number of prosecutions of police officers for offences ranging from corruption to manslaughter. He is instructed as junior and leading junior in murder prosecutions and has particular experience of cases involving sudden death in infants and associated areas of medico-legal expertise. He has appeared in many cases involving charges of serious sexual misconduct, particularly where the allegations date back many years. His practice covers the full range of the criminal law. He has been a contributing editor of the criminal practitioners’ handbook Archbold for many years.

Career

Called 1989; Grays Inn; Archbold editor.

Memberships

Member of Gray’s Inn
South Eastern Circuit
Criminal Bar Association
Grade 4 CPS Prosecutor

Education

BA(Hons) (Exon)
Bar Vocational Course (Inns of Court School of Law)