Chris Daw QC is an expert in criminal law, serious fraud, business regulation and professional discipline.

Chris acts for private clients only and does not accept instructions on "legal aid". He acts for many high profile clients but also for professionals, business people and others who simply wish to have the best possible legal representation, either for themselves or a family member.

Chris takes a relentless approach to every case, offers clear advice and options, and is known for the high quality of his advocacy in court.

Examples of cases which may be suitable for a Direct Access instruction of Chris Daw QC, sometimes with a solicitor to assist:

You have been accused of or charged with a crime.
You have been accused of professional misconduct (doctor, lawyer, police officer, accountant or other professional).
You have been found guilty of a crime or of professional misconduct and want to appeal.
You have been the victim of a crime, including fraud, and want advice on a private prosecution.
You are involved in a personal or financial dispute and believe the other side is behaving in a criminal or fraudulent way.

If you are unsure what sort of barrister you need, email details of your case and you will receive an immediate reply, setting out the options for you.

You can email Chris Daw QC direct at, his Senior Clerk, Lee Johnson, at or call Lee on 0207 427 5000.

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