Mr Ben Myers QC > Chambers of Bill Braithwaite QC > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Bill Braithwaite QC
Exchange Chambers
201 DEANSGATE
MANCHESTER
M3 3NW
England

Work Department

Criminal

Position

Ben specialises in all forms of serious crime, consistently instructed in substantial and complex cases involving murder, high value fraud, money laundering, multi-million pound confiscation under POCA, drug trafficking, national and international organised crime, rape, historic sex abuse and armed robbery. He has wide experience of appellate matters. His knowledge of law and procedure relating to disclosure and abuse of process is extensive.  His expertise in the field of human rights and criminal law is a feature of his practice, both in court and in an advisory capacity.

Ben is also experienced in public law and is instructed in judicial review proceedings in the fields of both criminal and regulatory law.

Ben lectures other legal professionals on criminal law and has been a tutor in International Human Rights at the University of Leeds.

Career

Called 1994; QC 2014

Memberships

  • Northern Circuit
  • Criminal Bar Association
  • JUSTICE

Education

  • LLM – International and European Human Rights Law (Distinction) – University of Leeds
  • BA – Joint Honours – University of Leeds