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Chambers of Karim Khalil QC and Andrew Campbell Tiech QC

35 BEDFORD ROW, LONDON, WC1R 4JH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7404 1881
Fax:
Fax 020 7404 1991
DX:
332 LONDON
Email:
Web:
www.drystone.com

Jonathan Swain

Tel:
Work 0207 404 1881
Email:
Drystone Chambers (Chambers of Karim Khalil QC and Andrew Campbell Tiech QC)

Position

Jonathan is a specialist extradition law practitioner. He developed a busy practice in this complex area. He regularly appears at Westminster Magistrates’ Court and on appeal at the High Court, and he represents both Requested Persons and Judicial Authorities. Prior to joining Drystone, Jonathan spent 18 months in the Extradition Unit at the CPS.

Jonathan also has considerable experience in criminal law and is instructed in criminal matters on behalf of defendants and for the CPS as a Grade 2 panel advocate. Before joining Chambers, he was a Senior Crown Prosecutor for the CPS, where his diligent preparation and robust advocacy meant that he was instructed to act in difficult and serious cases. He gained extensive experience in all types of cases in the Magistrates’ and Youth courts, encompassing work from theft to sexual offences. He is also instructed on behalf of various local authorities.

Career

Called to the Bar 2010

Member

Defence Extradition Lawyers Forum
Extradition Lawyers Association
Criminal Bar Association
CPS Panel Grade 2
Inner Temple


London Bar

International crime and extradition

Within: International crime and extradition - Leading juniors

Jonathan Swain - Drystone Chambers ‘Formerly of the CPS, he is creative and innovative with his defence briefs.’

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