Alisdair Williamson > Chambers of Alexander Cameron QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Alexander Cameron QC
Three Raymond Buildings
3 RAYMOND BUILDINGS, GRAY'S INN
LONDON
WC1R 5BH
England
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Position

Alisdair has a varied serious crime, fraud and tribunal practice with an emphasis on defence. High profile work in the last year has included murder, fraud and the defence of celebrities accused of sexual offences. He has extensive experience of defending police officers; he also undertakes Inquests and disciplinary tribunals. In silk, his practice has continued to focus upon defending in the most difficult and complex of homicides, fraud, and sexual offences.

Career

Called 1994, Middle Temple.  QC 2017

Memberships

Criminal Bar Association.

Education

Exeter School; Oxford University (1991 BA; MA); City University (1993 Dip LL).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Police law (defendant)

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Alisdair Williamson QCThree Raymond BuildingsA tactically brilliant silk.

Excellent setThree Raymond Buildings houses a team of barristers which counts representing officers in disciplinary proceedings as a core area of their expertise. Alisdair Williamson QC successfully defended police constable Andrew Birks, one of five officers charged with alleged misconduct over the death of Sean Rigg which followed the musician’s restraint while in police custody. Also of note, Neil Saunders was instructed in the case of an officer disciplined after using allegedly excessive force on a young person who was in possession of a machete; the officer, a senior black belt, used martial arts training to protect himself.

London Bar > Crime

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Alisdair Williamson QCThree Raymond BuildingsInstructed to defend in sex cases by top firms.