Barrister

David Hall

Year of call 1980

Crime

Practice Summary

David has a well-established criminal practice, with a substantial caseload. He deals with defending and prosecuting serious crime including; sexual offences, offences against the person, driving and vehicle offences, large scale dishonesty and fraud, together with judicial review of magistrates court decisions and Courts Martial.

He has significant experience of civil actions against the police following acquittal, false arrest and false imprisonment claims, assault, malicious prosecutions etc.

He takes particular concern that clients and their families are properly informed about all aspects of their case.

Areas of Expertise

  • Conspiracy to commit Armed Robberies
  • Conspiracy to Supply Class A drugs
  • Serious Sexual Offences
  • Kidnap
  • Complex Fraud matters

Notable Cases

R v Ash - Acted for Prosecution in multi handed conspiracy to supply Class A Drugs.

R v Vear - Acted for prosecution - charges of multiple rape.

R v R - Acted for Prosecution in complex rape case involving establishing age of defendant due to missing ID documents.

R v Twite/Twite - Acted for Prosecution in 2 handed historical rape case.

R v Cizmar - Acted for defence in conspiracy to import Class A drugs.

R v Hussain - Acted for defence in serious S18 GBH case.