Ms Nicola Daley > Chambers of Bill Braithwaite KC > Liverpool, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Bill Braithwaite KC
Exchange Chambers
L2 9XX

Work Department



Nicola is a specialist criminal practitioner who has particular experience in a wide variety of cases including:

  • Serious Organised Crime (including firearms, drug trafficking and serious violence)
  • Fraud (including MTIC Fraud, Money Laundering and Benefit Fraud)
  • Homicide
  • Serious Sexual Offences
  • Confiscation and POCA

She is a Category 4 Prosecutor and also on the Attorney General’s list of Counsel. 

Whilst preparation and attention to detail are important in any case, Nicola strives to ensure that it is witness handling which her main focus; even the most robust questioning of witnesses can be done with care and empathy.


Called 2000; Category 4 Prosecutor; Attorney General’s List of Counsel


  • Northern Circuit
  • Criminal Bar Association


  • LLB (Hons), University of Leeds (Class I, 1996-1999)
  • Bar Vocational Court, Inns of Court School of Law (Very Competent, 2000)
  •  UK Environmental Law Association

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Northern Circuit > Crime (general and fraud)

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Nicola DaleyExchange ChambersNicola is a formidable presence in the courtroom. She is a very gifted lawyer known for her ability to digest complex cases, identifying the key issues and explaining them in a straightforward manner to clients. Her preparation in all cases is meticulous. She has excellent client care skills, is vey approachable and puts people at ease.’