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Kenworthy’s Crime Team Ranked in Chambers & Partners UK Bar 2020!

by Kenworthy's Chambers 22/10/2019

Kenworthy's Chambers Crime team have been ranked for the set's Criminal Practice in Chambers and Partners UK Bar 2020:

"Kenworthy's Chambers offers significant expertise across a wide range of serious criminal matters. Members act for both the prosecution and the defence in complex multi-handed cases relating to drugs conspiracies, serious violent offences and murder. The set also has considerable experience in the handling of both current and historic sexual offence matters. Instructing solicitors praise the set's barristers for being "highly skilled advocates who provide top-quality representation." Recently, the set was involved in Operation Doubrava, a seven-week people trafficking trial."

The criminal clerks were also recognised with sources describing the team as: "always professional and do an excellent job of keeping you informed as to listings and case updates." "The clerking service is very efficient and friendly." Paul Mander is the senior criminal clerk.

Individuals Ranked

Barry Grennan
Head of chambers and a highly respected criminal advocate who attracts plaudits for his work ethic and jury advocacy skills. He specialises as a criminal defence advocate and is instructed in serious and complex criminal cases. He is an expert on white-collar crime and is vastly knowledgeable on all areas of serious crime, including gang-related murders, sexual offences, people trafficking and infanticide. He also boasts a thriving fraud and regulatory practice.
Strengths: "He's excellent and very thorough."
Recent work: Represented one of the defendants in a people trafficking trial.

Patrick Cassidy
A highly capable criminal defence advocate with a broad practice encompassing the full spectrum of serious general and financial crime. He has experience of the most complex and challenging cases including sexual offences, child abuse and gangland crime. He also handles cases concerning police misconduct and deaths in custody.
Strengths: "A proper jury advocate." "A fierce advocate with excellent client care skills. He provides robust advice."