Lincoln House Chambers is one of the leading sets of Chambers in the country for criminal regulatory work. A number of our members are specialists in this field and are regularly instructed to represent companies, directors and individuals in prosecutions brought in relation to health and safety, food safety, fire safety, environmental and trading standards offences . A number of the barristers at Lincoln House are members of the List of Specialist regulatory Advocates and are instructed by the Health and Safety Executive, the Environment Agency, Local Authorities and the CPS to prosecute regulatory cases.
Health and Safety, Food Safety and Fire Safety
Our specialist barristers are able to offer clear, commercially aware advice and the highest standard of representation to clients at all stages of a health and safety, food safety and fire safety investigations, from pre-charge advice, representation at inquests through to prosecution in the Crown Courts or Magistrates Court. Our members have proven track records for achieving positive results for corporate and individual clients.
Members of Lincoln House represent clients from a wide range of industries including: retail; waste; construction; engineering; manufacturing; agriculture; entertainment; healthcare and food distribution in the full range of health and safety, fire safety and food safety prosecutions from corporate and gross negligence manslaughter through to appeals against enforcement notices. Our members are regularly instructed to deal with high profile cases of national significance as well as cases involving complex scientific, technical and medical evidence.