Criminal Law

Criminal Law in SwanseaThe Criminal Team at Pendragon Chambers accepts instructions in cases across the spectrum of Criminal Law in the Magistrates' Court, Crown Court and at appeal. Whether dealing with Road Traffic Offences or crimes of the most serious nature, our team realises the stress defendants face when coming into contact with the Criminal Justice System and aim to provide clear and pragmatic advice at all stages to make the experience less traumatic. The range of expertise among our members ensures that professional and lay clients can be assured that they have an experienced and capable hand guiding them through the challenges that criminal litigation can present. The Criminal Team has particular interest in and experience of those areas of Criminal Law that have a close link with Civil Law such as Road Traffic Offences, Tax and Trading Standards matters. Our members are known for their approachability and are always available to provide advice when required. Our barristers understand the importance of establishing a good rapport with the professional and lay client and every effort is made by our dedicated clerking team to ensure continuity of representation.
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    Jonathan Hill

    Jonathan Hill LL.B (Hons) Barrister at Law Called 1997 (Middle Temple) Originally from the Midlands Jonathan joined Pendragon Chambers in November 2009, having completed pupillage and gained tenancy in the London Area. Jonathan moved to South Wales following his marriage to a local solicitor. Prior …

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    Richard Griffiths

    Richard Griffiths BA (UWE) Barrister at Law Called 1983 Richard was born in the United States but was brought up and educated in Pembrokeshire, he is a fluent Welsh speaker and regularly conducts trials in the Welsh language. After successfully completing his pupillage in Cardiff …

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    Rhys Johns

    Rhys Johns MA(Cantab) Barrister at Law Called 2005 (Gray’s Inn) Rhys joined Chambers in August 2011. Originally from Pontypridd, he studied history at Cambridge before completing a graduate law degree Personal Injury & Travel Litigation Rhys acts for both Claimants and Defendants in all aspects of …

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    Alastair David

    Alastair David B.A. (Hons) Hull. Barrister at Law: Called 2005 (Lincoln’s Inn) Door Tenant

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    Nicholas Sefton

    Nicholas Sefton Ll.B (Wales) (Hons) Barrister at Law: Called 2004  (Gray’s Inn) Door tenant

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