Simon is a well respected senior junior specializing in serious criminal offences in particular murder and other serious violent offences, major drug trafficking and importations, multi national frauds, confiscation of proceeds of crime and serious sexual offences, in particular rape and child abuse. Simon has extensive experience as a leading junior in serious and complex cases and has been instructed as a leading junior in VHCC cases.
Simon is experienced in local authority planning enforcement and regulatory work. Before coming to the Bar, Simon had ten years experience in public sector employment in the fields of education and social work policy.
Simon is often commended for his advocacy, legal argument and case presentation and is highly regarded by bench, bar and by lay and professional clients. He is renowned for his careful and sensitive approach to client care.
Simon has good IT skills and is a keen proponent of the use of modern technologies in case management and presentation.