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Chambers of Richard Wright QC

6 PARK SQUARE, LEEDS, LS1 2LW, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 2459763
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Fax 0113 2424395
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26402 LEEDS Park Square
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www.parksquarebarristers.co.uk

Peter Moulson QC

Tel:
Work 0113 2459763
Park Square Barristers (Chambers of Richard Wright QC)

Work Department

Criminal

Position

Peter Moulson QC was called to the Bar in 1991 and appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2011. Since then, he has regularly been instructed in a range of homicide and other serious and high-profile cases. He has led for the defence in complex murder, manslaughter, money-laundering, drug-supply, firearms and other cases. For 2015, Peter has been instructed in lengthy, complex joint-enterprise murder cases for lead defendants.

Peter’s cases have included those involving joint-enterprise murder/manslaughter (including gross negligence/unlawful act) and multi-defendant and conspiracy cases. He has appeared in homicide cases involving loss of self-control, self-defence, abnormality of mental functioning, and cases involving complex medical-causation issues. In addition, he is instructed regularly by the defence in a range of cases on a privately paid basis.
In October 2011, Peter led for the Crown in a case involving 15 defendants charged with conspiracy to import firearms with intent to endanger life. On completion of this case, he was invited to address 250 delegates from the National Ballistics and Intelligence Service and the Association of Chief Police Officers.
Peter has recently returned from a month in Nigeria, having been invited by the UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office to advise Nigeria’s elite advocates on the investigation and presentation of counter-terrorism cases.
Peter Moulson QC has delivered seminars and lectures to defence solicitors on a range of topics including closing speeches, cross-examination, examination in chief and principally disclosure. He is an accredited advocacy trainer.

Career

1991 Silk 2011

Member

North Eastern CircuitCriminal Bar Association

Education

1986
Newcastle University, LLB (Hons)
1989
University of Bradford, MBA


Regional Bar : North Eastern Circuit

Crime

Within: Crime – Leading silks

Peter Moulson QC - Park Square BarristersVery well known for handling cases of complex homicide.

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