Ms Charlotte Kenny > Chambers of Bill Braithwaite KC > Liverpool, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Bill Braithwaite KC
Exchange Chambers
L2 9XX

Work Department



Charlotte is an accomplished advocate and a leading junior for the defence, with a comprehensive and wide-ranging experience of serious and complex criminal cases.

She has extensive advisory and litigation experience in a wide-range of substantial fraud cases, large-scale international and national drug conspiracies and other areas of serious crime including money laundering, homicide, armed robbery and firearms offences, serious sexual offences and child cruelty. Instructions are also regularly received in complex POCA cases and Charlotte has a comprehensive knowledge of criminal restraint and asset protection.


Called 1993; Category 4 Prosecutor


  • Criminal Bar Association


  • BA (Hull) Philosophy (First Class)
  • Diploma in Law (City)
  • Bar Vocational Course (London)

Lawyer Rankings

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

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Charlotte KennyExchange Chambers ‘Charlotte is a rigorous, commanding and engaging advocate, known for her meticulous trial preparation and forensic cross examination, she gets results. She has exceptional client care skills and puts people at ease. Clients really trust her to represent them.’

Key areas of work for the ‘highly regarded‘ members of Exchange Chambers include murder, financial crime, sexual abuse and drug offences, and the set is praised as ‘one of the leading sets in the North of England‘. John Jones KC has an established criminal practice, and recently acted for the defendant a manslaughter case concerning a victim choking on a bone after being fed whilst asleep. The set also houses Ben Myers KC, who handles murder and money laundering cases, as well as drug trafficking and organised crime matters. Richard Littler KC is another name of note and has expertise in cases regarding terrorism, fraud and organised crime. David Temkin KC has a thriving criminal law practice and recently acted for the defendant in a case regarding the murder of a retired Liverpool Crown Prosecution Service lawyer. Charlotte Kenny  handles serious cases of fraud and sexual offences, and also recently successfully defended a man who was acquitted of attempted murder. Richard Brigden  joined the team from Garden Court North Chambers in January 2022.