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Exchange Chambers

Chambers of Bill Braithwaite QC

ONE DERBY SQUARE, LIVERPOOL, L2 9XX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0151 236 7747
Fax:
Fax 0151 236 3433
DX:
14207 LIVERPOOL
Email:
Web:
www.exchangechambers.co.uk
Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester
Exchange Chambers (Chambers of Bill Braithwaite QC), Ian Harris, Liverpool, ENGLAND

Ian Harris

Tel:
Work 0151 236 7747
Email:
Web:
www.exchangechambers.co.uk/
Exchange Chambers (Chambers of Bill Braithwaite QC)

Work Department

Criminal; Court of Protection

Position

Ian is a very experienced criminal practitioner who handles heavy and complex cases across the full criminal spectrum, often leading second juniors in both prosecution and defence trials. He is regularly briefed in cases involving drugs, violence, murder, manslaughter, serious sexual offences and serious fraud. Ian is regularly briefed in the Court of Appeal.

Ian brings his experience as a former solicitor to his work. He originally qualified as a solicitor in 1979 and worked for several different firms before becoming an equity partner for eight years.

Ian’s experience handling serious criminal cases has led to an increased volume of work involving mental health issues in the Court of Protection, and has led to a part time appointment to the Mental Health Review Panel.

Career

Solicitor 1979; Called to the Bar 1990; Crown Court Recorder with Class II (Serious Sexual Offences) authorisation; Part-Time Judge of Mental Health Tribunal with additional membership of Restricted Patients Panel; Legal Aid Agency Independent Financial Adjudicator

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