Michael Neofytou > Chambers of P Mendelle QC, G Carter-Stephenson QC & J Dein QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of P Mendelle QC, G Carter-Stephenson QC & J Dein QC
25 Bedford Row

Living Wage


Michael is a leading specialist criminal defence advocate  and adviser with over 19 years’ experience of representing defendants in high-level serious and complex crime, with particular experience in homicide, complex fraud and large-scale drug supply cases. He appears in some of the largest and most serious cases in the UK.

Michael has an impressive practice exclusively in criminal defence. Michael is known for his straightforward and client friendly approach.

Michael regularly represents those in the public eye, particularly those in the field of sports, media and the Arts and many of these cases attract a high level of media interest. He is well versed in the reputational management of all of his clients.


Called 1999, Inner Temple.


Fraud Lawyers Association, Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers, Criminal Bar Association, British Association of Sports Lawyers (BASL)


Liverpool (LJMU) (Bachelor of Laws, with Honours, 1995-1998); Nottingham Law School (Bar Vocational Course, 1999).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Crime

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Michael Neofytou25 Bedford RowA superb advocate who is always thinking one step ahead; a silk in the making. He is very bright and hard working. As a solicitor, he is a pleasure to work with. He is very attentive to a solicitor’s needs and responds in detail to case papers and instructions immediately after he is sent them.