Graeme Logan


Graeme specialises in defending cases of serious and organised crime. He has successfully built a nationwide client base – which sees him appearing in some of the most serious cases across most circuits.

He has an acute attention to detail and an innate ability to identify the issues at stake.


With his 20 years of experience, Graeme has been instructed to defend in many high-profile and complex cases – from fraud and money laundering to serious violence and drugs cases. He has a particular expertise in representing those charged with criminal conspiracy.

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He has extensive knowledge of POCA and forfeiture proceedings, having prosecuted for HMRC for many years before specialising in defence work.

Graeme also has an interest in, and experience of, military law and courts martial. He was appointed junior legal adviser to the deputy commander of London District during an Army Board of Enquiry investigating an internal allegation involving certain military units operating in Northern Ireland. He is security-cleared to a high level.

Notable cases

R v C, L and S, 2017
Acquittal of client in multi-handed cut throat murder trial which lasted three months at the Central Criminal Court. Led by Jane Bickerstaff QC.
R v H and five others, 2017
Client acquitted in a six-handed Class A drugs conspiracy at Basildon Crown Court, lasting five weeks.

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R v E and B, 2017
Two-handed building fraud trial at Birmingham Crown Court; alleged fraud valued at £250,000.
R v M and another, 2016
Drugs and firearms trial at Wood Green Crown Court.
R v M and others, 2016
Multi-handed kidnap and section 18 GBH at Chelmsford Crown Court.
R v D, 2015
Trial of the so-called “Bradford sadist” for false imprisonment and assault at Bradford Crown Court.
R v H and others, 2014
Led junior in a case of gross negligence manslaughter at Snaresbrook Crown Court.
R v Q and others, 2014
Nine-handed drugs conspiracy, valued at over £100m, heard at Kingston Crown Court.
R v J & others, 2014
Trial for perverting the course of justice in relation to a murder inquiry, at Oxford Crown Court.
R v C, 2014
Trial for multiple rapes and sexual assaults on teenage girls, heard at Oxford Crown Court.
R v B and others, 2014
Twelve-handed conspiracy to steal, heard at Southampton Crown Court.
R v K and others, 2014
Led junior in trial of a three-handed conspiracy to commit misconduct in public office at Winchester Crown Court.
R v R and another, 2013
Two-handed multiple armed robbery trial, heard at Reading Crown Court.
R v H and another, 2013
Conspiracy to defraud and money laundering. Trial heard at Maidstone Crown Court.
R v F and others, 2013
Seven-handed boiler room fraud and associated money laundering. Southwark Crown Court.
R v S and S, 2013
Trial of two-handed missing trader fraud (MTIC) and associated money laundering, at Southwark Crown Court.
R v K and others, 2012
Five-handed trial of attempted murder and conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.
R v N and another, 2011
Two-handed trial involving cultivation of Chinese cannabis. Heard at Derby Crown Court.
R v H and others, 2009
Led junior in trial of nine-handed conspiracy to supply class A drugs. This was an allegation of huge-scale dealing in a trial which lasted 11 months at Oxford Crown Court.

Other activities and interests

  • Licensed FA football coach
  • Chairman of local sports club
  • Cars
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LLB with 1st class Hons, University of Westminster



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