Darren Snow > Chambers of Nicholas Rhodes QC and Neil Hawes QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Nicholas Rhodes QC and Neil Hawes QC
Charter Chambers


Called in 2000, a versatile advocate and troubleshooter, Darren is described by clients as “a team player, pragmatic and user friendly”. He has a mixed civil and crime practice covering 4 main fields – Crime / Regulatory & Professional Disciplinary / Inquests / Commercial Dispute Resolution. He is an accredited commercial mediator and a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Darren started his working life straight from school with international insurers before coming to the Bar. He retains close links to the insurance industry. Darren has experience working within a city law firm and as in-house counsel with a global consultancy company handling international claims management and adjusting assignments. He completed pupillage at 4 Kings Bench Walk and Tanfield Chambers.
Darren is a qualified solicitor, direct access trained and authorized to conduct litigation. He is an active member of the Bar Pro Bono Unit and a member of Essex Youth Offending Service’s Referral Order Panel. He has taught advocacy and witness presentation skills to expert witnesses. In 2016/17, he mentored a school in the Citizen Foundations’ mock trial contest taking them through to the national finals.


Called 2000; Middle Temple. Northern Irish Bar (2009); Solicitor (2004); Insurance Industry 1988 – 2000


LLB (Hons), LL.M(City), MCIArb, IBA Diploma in International Arbitration


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London Bar > Crime

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Darren Snow

Charter Chambers

Effective in cross-examination.