Stephen is a barrister seconded to the Regulatory team from Furnival Chambers.
Stephen was called to the Bar in 2013 and joined the Regulatory team on secondment in 2017. Whilst in Chambers, he appeared in the Crown, Magistrates and Youth Courts, primarily on behalf of the defence. He has experience of a broad range of criminal matters including: dishonesty offences, possession and supply of drugs offences, sexual offences and violent offences – particularly in a domestic context.
In the field of regulatory discipline, whilst in Chambers, Stephen was regularly instructed to represent registered professionals before their regulatory bodies in fitness to practise proceedings. Since commencing his secondment Stephen has obtained extensive experience prosecuting health care practitioners on behalf of the Health and Care Professions Council. He has been commended for his work in these proceedings for: “the quality and excellence of his case analysis, examination-in-chief, cross-examination and closing submissions which set an extremely high standard”.
Professional societies and memberships
- Criminal Bar Association
- Member of Middle Temple
- ADR Group Accredited Civil and Commercial Mediator