The members of Deans Court Chambers’ Business Crime and Regulatory Team are highly experienced in prosecuting and defending the full range of Health & Safety offences. The team includes many of the most well known practitioners in the country who practice in this field, and both leading and junior counsel regularly appear in the most high profile cases.
Our clients include major PLCs, local authorities, hospital authorities, rail operators and other public bodies as well as directors and employees.
We have particular experience and expertise relating to construction, welfare and health care, rail, agriculture, retail and waste management offences.
Members of our team are happy to become involved in cases at an early stage and often provide advice in relation to compliance issues.
We believe that we are part of a team acting in the best interests of the client. The basis upon which we undertake this work is set out in our Terms for Criminal Work.
In recent years members have been instructed in such matters as:
- Lion Steel
- Barrow Legionella outbreak
- Copthorne Hotel, Cardiff Legionella outbreak
- Morecambe Bay cockle picking tragedy
Deans Court Chambers' Criminal Group offers star quality players with wide experience of corporate and commercial crimeLegal 500