Amy Woolfson > Chambers of David Josse KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of David Josse KC
5 St Andrews Hill
LONDON
EC4V 5BZ
England
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Work Department

Amy is a barrister practising in all areas of criminal and regulatory law.

She has a growing practice in extradition and public law.

Position

Amy prosecutes and defends in a wide range of criminal cases. She has extensive experience of professional discipline and regulatory cases and a growing practice in extradition and public law. Amy also accepts instructions in family law work.

Amy had a varied and successful career before coming to the Bar, including working as an adviser to a Member of Parliament for 5 years, and conducting research into the reform of the Official Secrets Acts for the Law Commission.

Instructing solicitors say:

‘Amy is bright, pro-active and creative in her case preparation, and has excellent client care skills.’

‘Amy has a natural ability to absorb information very quickly and make very good decisions on trial strategy.’

‘She possesses a confidence beyond her years, combined with humility and a personable nature that I know my clients appreciate.’

Career

  • Amy was called to the Bar in 2017
  • CPS Advocate Panel Member Grade 2.
  • Government Legal Department, Junior Junior scheme.

Amy had a varied and successful career before coming to the Bar, including working as an adviser to a Member of Parliament for 5 years, and conducting research into the reform of the Official Secrets Acts for the Law Commission.

Education

Education

  • LLM, Harvard Law School.
  • BPTC (Very Competent), BPP Law School.
  • LLB Hons (First Class), Open University.

Awards

  • Advocacy Award, Criminal Bar Association.
  • Kennedy Scholarship, Kennedy Memorial Trust.
  • Queen Mother Scholarship, Middle Temple.
  • Excellence Award, BPP Law School.