Tel: 0161 832 4036
Fax: 0161 832 0370
DX: 718200 Manchester 3

Practice Manager
Maria Rushworth
Arlington House
Bloom Street
Salford
Manchester
M3 6AJ

David Morton

Crime

David is regularly instructed in cases involving serious violence, murder and organised gang activity, large-scale public disorder, drugs cases, rape and serious sexual offences, fraud, arson and offences of dishonesty.

His practice includes:

  • Fraud
  • Rape & sexual offences
  • Child abuse and child destruction
  • Drugs offences
  • Firearms & other offensive weapons
  • Gangland & violent crime
  • Murder and manslaughter
  • Mental health crime
  • Road traffic offences
  • Anti-social behaviour and banning orders
  • Business and regulatory crime
  • White collar and organised crime

 

Reported Cases

  • R v D (2020): Representing Dangerous Driving Offence at Minshull Crown Court. Press Coverage.
  • R v Neish (2017) 8 week Murder Trial with 7 co-accused. Press Coverage.
  • R v Seel (2016) 8 week Murder Trial, client acquitted of encouraging murder. Press Coverage.
  • R v Poole (2016) - Defends woman charged with causing serious injury in dangerous driving incident. Press Coverage
  • R v S (2016) - Secured acquittal for client charged for encouraging murder. Press Coverage
  • R v Campbell (2016) - Press Coverage
  • R v Omar (2016) - Press Coverage
  • R v Timperly (2016) - Press Coverage

Publications

  • Member of the Criminal Bar Association.