Lucy Organ > Chambers of Simon Denison QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Simon Denison QC
6KBW College Hill
21 COLLEGE HILL
LONDON
EC4R 2RP
England

Position

Lucy is a criminal practitioner with expertise of prosecuting and defending cases right across the criminal spectrum of offences. Between 2010 and 2014 Lucy worked as a defence attorney in the Cayman Islands where she was frequently instructed in the most serious of criminal offences appearing to Appellate level. Lucy has implemented this experience upon her return to the bar of England and Wales, establishing a practice of serious crime.She is now regularly instructed in criminal cases of the highest level.

She has notable experience of assisting in the prosecution of anti-competitive activities and in assisting companies that are the subject of investigation by the SFO and FCA. Lucy also has experience in assisting corporate entities with internal investigations.

Lucy has defended in high profile crime which runs the full gamut of offences including murder. She has successfully represented a number of defendants charged with rape, death by dangerous driving, attempted murder, possession of firearms and fraud. She is able to fluently deal with complicated expert evidence. She is fully trained and experienced at cross-examining young and vulnerable witnesses.Lucy has extensive experience of appearing in the Court of Appeal both on her own and as junior counsel.

Lucy is a Grade 4 prosecutor  and prosecutes a range of offences including terrorism, homicide, serious violence and sexual offences.Lucy was junior counsel for the Crown in a six-handed murder which was one of the first trials to resume at the Central Criminal Court after the “lock-down” because of the Coronavirus pandemic. She is very familiar with the consequential changes to jury trials as a result of social-distancing.

Career

Called 2006.

Memberships

Young Fraud Lawyers Association.

Education

University of Cambridge, MA (Hons), History.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Crime

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 3

Lucy Organ6KBW College HillShe works collaboratively , enthusiastically so and as a result is a joy to work with. Forensic approach to papers, realistic and robust when necessary but still calm approach to challenging instructions from client.