Rosemary Davidson > Chambers of Simon Denison QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Simon Denison QC
6KBW College Hill


Rosemary is a highly experienced junior practicing in the fields of public law, extradition, and domestic and international criminal law. Rosemary has particular experience of public law cases with an extradition or criminal law dimension, as well as national security cases. She is frequently instructed by central government departments to act in significant domestic and international public law proceedings.

Rosemary has a busy advisory practice and is known for her ‘very nice court manner’ and the fact that ‘peers respect her as a highly rated opponent who masters extradition prosecutions in a very comprehensive and efficient manner’. She is committed to pro bono work and accepts instructions from the Bar Pro Bono Unit, as well as volunteering for the Rights of Women immigration advice line.

Rosemary is the co-author and co-editor of ‘Jones and Davidson on Extradition and Mutual Legal Assistance Handbook’ (OUP) and contributed to the chapter on extradition in ‘EU Law in Criminal Practice’ (OUP).


Called 2004. Attorney General’s Panel for Civil Litigation (List B); Crown Prosecution Service Prosecutor (Grade 3).


Administrative Law Bar Association; Criminal Bar Association; South Eastern Circuit; The Extradition Lawyers Association; Bar Pro Bono Unit.


University College London, LLM (Distinction), Public Law and Human Rights; University of Oxford.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > International crime and extradition

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 2

Rosemary Davidson6KBW COLLEGE HILLExcellent in the courtroom, with the client and on paper.