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Chambers of Christopher Rees

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Regional Bar: Wales and Chester Circuit


Apex Chambers is home to a strong contingent of criminal advocates, with members appearing in some of the region's most notable cases for all parties. Of recent note, Christopher Rees defended former Commonwealth Games swimmer Otto Putland, who was acquitted of rape.

Leading Silks

Jonathan Elystan Rees QC - Apex ChambersActive in a wide range of criminal cases.

Ranked: tier 1
Leading Juniors

Christopher Rees - Apex ChambersRecommended for very high costs cases.

Ranked: tier 1

Clair Wilks - Apex ChambersParticularly experienced in sexual offences cases.

Ranked: tier 2

John Ryan - Apex ChambersKey areas of practice include drug conspiracies, violence, and sexual offences.

Ranked: tier 2

Lucy Crowther - Apex ChambersA careful and competent advocate.

Ranked: tier 2

Ruth Smith - Apex ChambersSpecialises in cases involving vulnerable witnesses.

Ranked: tier 2

Nicholas Gedge - Apex ChambersHis practice includes violent, sexual, and drug-related offences.

Ranked: tier 3

Susan Ferrier - Apex ChambersRecommended for complex conspiracy cases.

Ranked: tier 3

Timothy Evans - Apex ChambersFraud and drug offences make up key elements of his practice.

Ranked: tier 3

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Leading Sets
Leading Sets - ranked: tier 2

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Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing

Apex Chambers' regulatory team is instructed on disciplinary hearings and regulatory prosecutions, including health and safety matters. Lee Reynolds recently prosecuted in what was referred to by trading standards as Operation Gleam, which concerned the sale of illegal teeth whitening products with a hydrogen peroxide content of up to more than one hundred times the legal limit.

Leading Juniors

Lee Reynolds - Apex ChambersParticularly experienced in consumer protection matters.

Ranked: tier 1

Alexander Greenwood - Apex ChambersPredominantly instructed to prosecute regulatory offences.

Ranked: tier 2

Nicholas Gedge - Apex ChambersRecommended for disciplinary work in the medical sector.

Ranked: tier 2

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