Ms Rebecca Wade > Chambers of Jeremy Weston QC > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Jeremy Weston QC
St Ives Chambers
1-3 WHITTALL STREET
BIRMINGHAM
B4 6DH
England

Work Department

Rebecca Wade is a Barrister specialising in Criminal law.

Position

Rebecca Wade was called to be the Bar in 2003, and is a barrister who practises solely in Crime. 

Career

Year of Call: 2003

She has an extremely strong practice in both prosecution and defence work.  She is the highest level of Prosecution advocate, and is on their rape and serious crime panels.  She is trusted to deal with cases of the utmost seriousness.  She has been led many times, and has also appeared as leading Counsel.  She has appeared in many high-profile cases. 

She is consistently ranked both in Legal 500 and Chambers UK.  Within St Ives Chambers she is the Head of the Criminal Practice Group

In 2019 she was appointed as a Recorder on the Midland Circuit.

Languages

English

Memberships

Midland Circuit

Criminal Bar Association

Education

LLB (Hons)

BVC – Very Competent

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Crime (general and fraud)

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Rebecca WadeSt Ives ChambersRebecca has tenacity, determination and tactical skill. A good and focussed manner in dealing with clients, opponents and judges.

St Ives Chambers has a strong reputation for ‘strength throughout all levels of seniority in criminal work’. Head of the criminal group Rebecca Wade specialises in rape and serious sexual offence cases. Justin Jarmola ’s practice focuses on serious gang and drug-related crime, with recent instructions including being led junior a high-profile prosecution for multiple stabbings in Solihull, and Birmingham, and a joint enterprise shooting in Birmingham.