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    Name : 23 Essex Street Chambers - 23ES
    Head Of Chambers : Chambers of Mr A J Price QC and Mr C L D Nelson QC
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    Address : 1 Gray's Inn Square
      Greater London
    DX Address: 148 Chancery Lane/London
    Telephone : 020 7413 0353
    Fax : 020 7413 0374
    24 Hour : 07530 681942
    23 Essex Street is primarily a criminal set whose members practise in all areas of criminal law, both defending and prosecuting, across London and the South Eastern Circuit. Silks practise throughout the country.

    23 Essex Street has a particular reputation in the core area of criminal work, in cases concerning serious crime, such as murder and sexual offences and other cases involving vulnerable witnesses; white-collar crime, such as criminal fraud and money-laundering offences; and customs and revenue offences.

    Chambers has acquired a considerable reputation in both defending and prosecuting in criminal proceedings and its members have been involved in many of the celebrated and high-profile cases over the last 50 years.

    The conduct of disciplinary and regulatory proceedings is undertaken by a highly regarded team of skilled advocates, both prosecuting and defending, in the fields of Medical Health Care Regulatory and Disciplinary Proceedings, Police disciplinary proceedings and city regulatory work.

    Members have particular expertise in the specialist areas of courts martial work, civil actions arising from criminal investigations, and major public inquiries.

    23 Essex Street has been described by the leading directories as having a modern, progressive approach and is highly ranked in the areas of general crime, fraud and professional discipline.

    In all these practice areas, 23 Essex Street can field highly ranked barristers, from leading silks to senior juniors in addition to juniors at all call levels, and can assemble teams to undertake the conduct of complex cases.

    23 Essex Street prides itself in the advocacy skills of its members and has established training seminars in this and other disciplines. The former head of chambers, Michael Hill, was renowned as 'the father of advocacy training' in the UK and we are proud to follow in his footsteps, with members assuming, both within 23 Essex Street itself and within the wider world of the Bar, a leading role in the provision of advocacy training.

    The staff at 23 Essex Street are amongst the most experienced and knowledgeable in the business and are available at all times to deal with your enquiries.

    Business Crime
    Intellectual property
    Motoring Law
    Serious Fraud
    Trading Standards & Consumer Law

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