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Garden Court Chambers
Garden Court Chambers

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London Bar > Crime

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Judy Khan QCGarden Court ChambersJudy is always very well prepared. She has a brilliant legal mind and the capacity to recall authorities on almost any subject that arises during trial. She is tactically sound and maintains calm decision making under pressure. Her witness handling and advocacy are focussed, measured and persuasive. She engages the trust of trial judges and of the jury. All round a superb advocate.

Elite setGarden Court Chambers has an excellent reputation as ‘a leader in the field of human rights work‘, and is regularly sought after for its established capabilities in defending in a range of complex, often high-profile criminal cases. Judy Khan QC is ‘an outstanding criminal silk who charms juries with a compassionate, realistic, persuasive style of advocacy‘. Icah Peart QC acted for a woman who was acquitted of attempted murder and arson with intent to endanger life, but convicted of arson reckless as to whether life was endangered, after a deliberately-started house fire in Leeds; the other two defendants were convicted of attempted murder. In March 2021 Anya Lewis QC was elevated to silk.