"an advocate who cowers before neither opponent nor Bench, and is always ready to stand up and be counted in court." (Chambers and Partners 2010)
"An iron fist in a velvet glove, he adroitly adapts his manner to the necessities of the case. A good choice for those wanting someone who can take a tough stance." (Chambers UK 2008)
"...the best claimant Barrister in the North and respected for having a serious crime practice as well as acting in civil actions against the Police..." (Chambers UK 2006)
Hugh joined Chambers in 2002 from Doughty Street Chambers in London and has now built up a very successful practice incorporating all areas of Criminal Law.
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