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Jane Humphryes QC is a specialist criminal barrister with over 30 years experience. Her expertise covers all aspects of serious crime. She has a particular interest in sexual offences, fraud and murder. Jane has extensive experience specialising in sexual allegations ranging from rape to child abuse, both historic allegations and allegations within an educational environment, white collar/fraud cases and murder/homicide. Jane has considerable experience in fraud matters where she has defended in corporate, VAT, banking, mortgage, local authority, legal and patent frauds. She was more recently instructed in the leading land banking fraud allegations which were contested before the courts, incorporating in addition breach of collective investment scheme regulations. These schemes involved the setting up of a series of companies intended to be used as vehicles for fraud aimed at defrauding investors out of tens of £ millions. The ‘victims’ often classed as ‘vulnerable’ requiring particular care and skill when being cross-examined. Jane has in addition defended in many high profile murder cases. These have included allegations of contract killings, assassinations, gangland murders, street murders and domestic killings and a notorious historic murder. The defences have ranged, to name a selection, from identification, intent, participation, mental health, self-defence and mercy killing.


Called to the Bar 1983; Appointed Recorder of the Crown Court 1999; Appointed Queen’s Counsel 2003; Authorised to sit on Appeals; Authorised to try serious sexual offences cases


BA Hons Law.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Crime

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

Jane Humphryes QCThree Raymond BuildingsInstructed to defend in sex cases.