Mr Andrew Petterson > Chambers of Bill Braithwaite QC > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Bill Braithwaite QC
Exchange Chambers
OXFORD HOUSE, OXFORD ROW
LEEDS
LS1 3BE
England

Work Department

Criminal

Position

Andrew’s criminal practice covers the full spectrum of criminal law on behalf of both the prosecution and defence. He regularly appears in cases involving serious violence, sexual offences, drug trafficking and fraud.

He is a Category 3 Prosecutor and also has extensive experience of prosecuting on behalf of local authorities, including the prosecution of regulatory matters. Andrew has also prosecuted on behalf of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills.

Andrew is regularly instructed in Proceeds of Crime Act Proceedings and has represented Defendants in cases involving substantial assets and complex issues of law.

Career

Called 2004; Category 3 Prosecutor

Memberships

  • North Eastern Circuit
  • Criminal Bar Association
  • Middle Temple

Education

  • BA Jurisprudence Hons (Oxon), St Peter’s College, University of Oxford LLB, (Class II.i, 2000-2003)
  • Bar Vocational Course, Nottingham Law School (Very Competent, 2004)