Lucy Tapper > Chambers of Oliver Blunt QC & Sally O'Neill QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Oliver Blunt QC & Sally O'Neill QC
Furnival Chambers
32 FURNIVAL STREET
LONDON
EC4A 1JQ
England

Work Department

Criminal Defence

Position

Barrister called 2002

Career

Lucy’s career within the criminal justice system spans over 25 years.  Called in 2002, she returned to the Bar in 2018, after 8 years as Director and Head of Crown Court Department for a national firm of solicitors.
Lucy specialises in serious crime and sexual allegations.
She is a qualified pupil supervisor and is Duty Solicitor and Police Station qualified.
Lucy is also an Associate Lecturer  at Oxford Brookes University and a Guest Lecturer for Santa Clara Law School.

Memberships

Criminal Bar Association
South Eastern Circuit
Women in Criminal Law (Founder Member)

Education

1st Class Degree – LLB (Linnell’s prize for highest marked law degree)
Jules Thorn Major Scholarship (Middle Temple)
Blackstone Entrance Exhibition

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Crime

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Lucy TapperFurnival ChambersLucy takes attention to detail seriously. She treats each individual case with care and she will be hands on with ensuring that the client is fully prepared with knowing the case inside out. She is very charismatic and steady under fire, with the ability to charm juries.