Peter Hampton

Call: 2003


T: 01274 722 560 or 0113 246 2600

Recorder (Crime): 2018

LL.B (Hons), University of Kent
Bar Vocational Course, Nottingham Law School
Stephen Nicholas Steen Award Winner, Gray’s Inn (2002)
Gray’s Inn (Called 2003)
Level 4 Prosecutor (RASSO Panel)
North East Circuit Junior (2013)
Pupil Supervisor (2015)
Legal Aid Supplier Number 924FQ

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Practice Overview

A criminal law specialist and experienced trial advocate who prosecutes and defends offences of the utmost seriousness and complexity. Regularly instructed in cases that are both complex and substantial, particularly multiple defendant; multiple complainant cases. Appearing as junior alone, led-junior and leading junior. Practice incorporates:

Rape & Serious Sexual Offences, for example, the Rotherham Child Sexual Abuse trials –
Historic Sexual Offences –
International Cross-Border Conspiracies –
Homcide –

Also instructed to act in Coroners’ Inquests (including deaths in custody), Judicial Review and Regulatory matters.

Appellate experience as both applicant and respondent.