Admitted as a barrister and solicitor in 1982. Since 1985, except for three years at the Crown
Law Office, has practiced as a barrister sole. Appointed Queen's Counsel 2007.
Robert has defended and prosecuted all kinds of criminal and regulatory offences including
serious crime, minor and traffic offences, Serious Fraud Office prosecutions, Health and Safety in
Employment Act prosecutions in defence of Crown entities and companies.
Robert regularly appears on Criminal Appeals at all levels and advising other practitioners and
clients on appeal process and planning.
All levels of Legal Aid accreditation (Civil and Criminal).
Areas of specialisation
Professional Disciplinary and
related regulatory inquiries
Health and Safety Prosecutions