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Chambers of John Price QC and Cairns Nelson QC
23 Essex Street
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With a reputation for sound judgment, thorough preparation and fearless advocacy, Rossano is instructed to defend and prosecute in the most serious criminal cases. Whether it be as a leading junior, led junior or junior alone, Rossano has built a reputation for handling difficult cases particularly those involving serious violence, sexual offences and offences of drug importation, production and supply. Rossano has a reputation for outstanding trial strategy and tactics and his handling of difficult, vulnerable and hostile witnesses has led to instructions in complex and high-profile cases. A solid, dependable performer across the entire spectrum of criminal cases, whose incisive cross-examination and powerful closing speeches make Rossano a very popular choice for defence solicitors and prosecuting agencies. In addition to the emphasis on general crime, Rossano has recently been instructed to advise on trading standards and health and safety prosecutions.


Called 1998, Grays Inn.


South Eastern Circuit, Western Circuit, Sussex Bar Mess, CBA, Grays Inn.


BA Hons, Politics and Government. CPE.

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London Bar > Crime

Within: 2018 Silks -

Rossano Scamardella QC

23 Essex Street

He defends and prosecutes in sex, violence and drugs offences.