Alistair is a proficient criminal practitioner with substantial experience of prosecuting and defending in criminal cases. He now specialises in defence advocacy, covering sexual offences, drug trafficking, fraud, violence and other areas of major crime.
Alistair has represented a wide variety of clients and fearlessly protects their interests. He works effectively with his instructing solicitors and clients and has a calm reassuring disposition that puts clients at ease.
With substantial experience in conducting jury trials, Alistair is confident, persuasive and focused in court.
Alistair has established good working relationships with his instructing solicitors, through industry and consistency in the quality of his work.
He has appeared frequently before the Court of Appeal where he has successfully appealed against both conviction and sentence.
Call 1994, Bar Council’s Professional Conduct and Complaints Committee(2003 – 2006)
Criminal Bar Association
South Eastern Circuit
Bar Vocational Course (Inns of Court School of Law) (1994)
LLM (London School of Economics) (1993)
LLB (London School of Economics) (1992)