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Farringdon Chambers and six of its members are ranked in Chambers and Partners edn. 2023

Farringdon Chambers is once again proud to announce that our chambers and six of our members have been ranked in Crime and Financial Crime in Chambers and Partners edn. 2023. We are as always grateful to our refeeres who took time to write some stellar reviews about chambers and our members. 

Farringdon Chambers is ranked in Band 4 in Crime: 

"Barristers at Farringdon Chambers have experience of serious crime cases, including those relating to homicide, firearms and drugs offences, among others. The set receives praise for being "incredibly adept at handling the most intricate and sophisticated cases, due to the fact that it has barristers with vast knowledge and experience." 

"Recent matters undertaken include R v Hollie Davies & Others, which concerned the highly publicised Birmingham gang murder of 14-year-old Dea-John Reid. Hollie Davies is said to have assisted her partner and son in the killing."

Our clerking team who has strived to deliver top knotch service during uncertain times also received some well deserve praise: 

"The clerks always provide a great service; they respond promptly and are always happy to assist in any emergency situation that arises." 

"Senior clerk Robert Archer is the dictionary definition of what a clerk should be. His ability to obtain work for his set is a joy to behold." 

Finally, we are also delighted and proud that six of our members have retained and improved their ranking in Crime and Financial Crime.  

Ian Henderson KC has been ranked Band 2 in Crime: 

Head of chambers Ian Henderson KC is a criminal defence specialist who boasts a formidable repertoire of the most serious cases. His experience includes brutal murders (including those of children) as well as cases involving allegations of rape and conspiracy to supply drugs.

"One of the regulars at the Old Bailey, he is utterly reliable and never takes a false step."

"Ian gets things right and is very steady. He knows when to ask a question and when not to, and has excellent judgement."

Claire Davies KC has been ranked in the New Silks in Crime: 

"She is a reassuring presence, and a barrister with great ability and judgement."

Martin McCarthy has been ranked in Band 3 in Crime and Financial Fraud: 

"A skilful cross-examiner and a smooth operator."

Martin McCarthy is an accomplished junior with a strong track record of defending in financial crime cases. He is esteemed for his ability in cases of fraud, money laundering and serious organised crime. He has particular expertise in modern slavery cases. "Martin is a smooth operator and a skilful cross-examiner." "Martin is an excellent jury advocate." "He is tactically very astute."

Graham Arnold has been ranked in Band 3 in Crime: 

"Graham's ability to get things done is second to none."

Molly Pinkus has been ranked in Band 5 in Crime: 

"She gives good care and attention to detail in her cases. Clients like her and are reassured by her."

Christopher Whitehouse has been ranked in Band 5 in Crime: 

"An extremely approachable counsel who is always willing to provide advice when requested. He has excellent client care skills and achieves great results."

We are welcoming your continued support and we will continue to strive to deliver justice and the highest level of service to our lay and professional clients. 

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