Jonathan Barker

Call: 2006


Jonathan is a specialist criminal practitioner. He has established a practice far beyond his year of call. A confident and persuasive trial advocate, Jonathan is instructed to defend in cases involving allegations of serious criminal conduct. His practice covers the full spectrum of criminal offences, from serious violence to complex frauds, and includes regulatory crime. He is fully conversant in the law relating to Proceeds of Crime including confiscation, restraint and cash forfeiture.

Aside from defending, Jonathan prosecutes, either on his own or in very complicated cases as a led junior, for the Crown Prosecution Service, including the Complex Case Work Unit division, and other prosecuting authorities.

Jonathan read law at University College London. He was awarded the prestigious Queen Mother Scholarship from the Middle Temple. Whilst at Bar School he won an award for his advocacy.


Criminal Bar Association

Midland Circuit

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