“Broadway House Chambers is ‘a very strong set with a number of excellent criminal advocates’”

LEGAL 500, 2016

Since 2010 Broadway House Chambers has been recognised by the Legal 500 UK as a Top Tier set, the highest accolade a Chambers can achieve.

We have premises in Leeds, and Bradford. Both bases are situated a mere two minutes’ walk from the cities’ respective Combined Court Centres.

  • The Return of Giles Bridge

    Giles Bridge of Counsel who left Chambers to pursue other interests a few years ago has returned to practise at Broadway House Chambers. We are all thrilled to welcome him back as I am sure you all are. If you wish to brief him please contact the crime clerks.

  • Abdul v Yorkshire County Cricket Club (April 2017)

    Mark Brookes successfully secured the reduction of a cricketing ban in this appeal from a decision of the Yorkshire and Derbyshire cricket league on the 1st September 2016. Following a violent incident in the match between Totley CC and Stockbridge CC on the 23rd July 2016, one of the Totley opening batsmen had been banned […]

  • R v Neil Taggart (June 2017)

    Jon Gregg represented a former Lord Mayor of Leeds who pleaded guilty to making and distributing indecent images of children between 2010 and 2016. The Defendant served as Lord Mayor in 2003 and was a Labour Councillor for more than 30 years. He was sentenced to 32 months at Leeds Crown Court. The case featured […]

  • R v Wendy Thompson (April 2017)

    Tahir Khan QC appeared at the Old Bailey to represent the Defendant who had pleaded guilty to causing death by dangerous driving. She had ploughed into a stationary vehicle whilst on her phone, sending a birthday greeting on Facebook. The victim, aged 84, died from his injuries. Following Mr. Khan’s skilled mitigation, the defendant was […]

  • R v Michelle Spencer (June 2017)

    Michelle Colborne QC and Stephen Wood represented the Defendant who pleaded guilty to the murder of her partner as they kissed and cuddled by driving a four inch kitchen knife into him. The victim had returned home to find the Defendant preparing a meal, only moments later to have been stabbed. The Defendant called 999 […]


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