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Chambers of David Josse QC

LONDON, EC4V 5BZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7332 5400
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 4170
DX:
417 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.5sah.co.uk

David Josse QC

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 207 332 5400
Email:
Web:
www.5sah.co.uk/barristers/david-josse-qc
5 St Andrews Hill (Chambers of David Josse QC)

Work Department

David specialises in extradition & international, crime and business crime, immigration and judicial review & public law.

Position

David Josse Q.C. is a barrister specialising in extradition, human rights, international war crimes and serious crime, both nationally and internationally.  

As well as being ranked in the Legal 500, David is also ranked in Chambers and Partners as a leader in the field of extradition at the London Bar.

"He has extensive international experience and is good for highly complicated cases."

Chambers and Partners 2017.

"He's what every extradition barrister aspires to be: a lawyer known internationally for the quality of their work."

Chambers and Partners 2018.

Since taking Silk he has specialised in extradition work encompassing the full range of requests but with a particular emphasis on political corruption and prison conditions in former communist states. He spent 5 years at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) based in The Hague defending in two lengthy trials. Firstly, representing a leading Bosnian Serb politician charged with genocide and ethnic cleansing and secondly, a General facing a wide variety of allegations relating to the Srebrenica massacre.

He is a regular commentator on Sky News and LBC radio in relation to extradition, human rights and international criminal law. He is available to lecture and contribute to seminars both on issues relating to international war crime trials as well as in connection with domestic extradition law.

Career

David was called to the Bar in 1985.
David took Silk in 2009.

Member

  • International Criminal Court (ICC) list counsel.
  • International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) list counsel.
  • Special Tribunal for Lebanon (STL) list counsel.
  • Defence Extradition Lawyers Forum
  • Criminal Bar Association.
  • Fraud Lawyers Association.


London Bar

International crime and extradition

Within: Leading Silks

David Josse QC - 5 St Andrews HillAn expert in international human rights concerns, he is fearless in even the highest courts when advocating for his clients.

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