Amanda Hamilton > Chambers of Martin Rutherford QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Martin Rutherford QC
15 New Bridge Street
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Amanda’s expertise is in the area of serious violent and sexual offences and Child Sexual Exploitation. Amanda is particularly skilled in the cross-examination of children and vulnerable witnesses. As a Lincoln’s Inn Course Tutor Amanda took part in the Rook Committee’s Programme to ‘Train the Trainers’(2015-2016) to ensure that all advocates are instructed in Vulnerable Witness Training.



Amanda is an accomplished defence advocate who understands that representation includes frequent contact with the client as well as first rate case preparation and advocacy. She has also practised in the area of regulatory law since 2012 and has successfully represented midwives at the Nursing and Midwifery Council in Fitness to Practise hearings.

Amanda specialises in criminal law and practises in London and the south east of England. Amanda is known for her meticulous preparation and excellent client care. She has been a pupil supervisor since 2005 and each of her pupils has gone on to enjoy successful careers at the Criminal Bar in leading London sets.