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Dere Street Barristers

Chambers of John Elvidge QC

14 TOFT GREEN, YORK, YO1 6JT, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0344 335 1551
Fax:
Fax 01904 610056
DX:
65517 YORK 7
Email:
Web:
www.derestreet.co.uk

John Elvidge QC

Tel:
Work 0844 335 1551
Email:
Web:
www.derestreet.co.uk
Dere Street Barristers (Chambers of John Elvidge QC)

Work Department

Crime/Regulatory

Position


John Elvidge QC prosecutes and defends cases of the utmost gravity.

Homicide:

  • Multiple deaths;
  • Causation issues (legal, factual and medical);
  • Joint enterprise / secondary liability;
  • Killing by/of children and young people;
  • Diminished Responsibility and Loss of Control;
  • Gross negligence manslaughter.

Organised crime:

  • Fraud against financial institutions and insurance companies;
  • Controlled drugs and medicines:
  • Money laundering;
  • Sexual offences against children;
  • Blackmail and kidnapping;
  • Applications for trial by judge alone, by protected jury and for witness anonymity orders.

Serious sexual offences:

  • Sexual exploitation and human trafficking;
  • Complaints against professionals;
  • Familial abuse;
  • Delayed complaints.

Regulatory work:

  • Professional and police disciplinary hearings;
  • Licensing.

Career

Called 1988; QC 2010; head of York Chambers 2011; head of Dere Street Barristers 2011 to date; Leader of the North Eastern Circuit 2014.

Education

King Edward VII School, Sheffield; University of Newcastle upon Tyne; Inns of Court School of Law.


Regional Bar : North Eastern Circuit

Crime

Within: Crime – Leading silks

John Elvidge QC - Dere Street BarristersA stalwart and very self-possessed silk.

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