Following an 8 week trial at the Preston Crown Court before Sir Peter Openshaw, Mark Ford QC and Richard…Read more
Mark Ford QCCall To The Bar: 1991
“An outstanding advocate, with technical ability to match. His proactive approach makes him a pleasure to work with.” “He is careful in his preparation, thoughtful in his advocacy and very effective in front of a jury.” “Very astute and bright.” – Chambers & Partners, 2021
‘One of the few advocates who can literally turn a hopeless case into a winner purely by court room performance.’ – The Legal 500, 2021
‘A very determined barrister.’ – The Legal 500, 2018
Mark joined Lincoln House Chambers in 2010. He specializes in all types of criminal law both prosecuting and defending including murder, serious fraud, regulatory offences and cases of a serious sexual nature.
For many years Mark has undertaken criminal work at the highest level. He has extensive experience in successfully representing clients charged in the most serious offences, these include murder and manslaughter (including corporate manslaughter), conspiracy to commit armed robbery, high level drug importation and distribution and serious sexual offences, multi-million pound frauds, money laundering, political corruption, regulatory offences (health & safety, trade descriptions & environmental).
A number of the cases in which Mark has appeared have been of national significance.
Mark sits as a Recorder of the Crown Court.
Principle areas of Practice:
- Money Laundering
- Organised Crime/Large Scale Conspiracies
- Serious Sexual Offences
- Abuse of Process
- Serious Motoring Offences
Lincoln House Chambers are pleased to announce that a significant number of our members have been ranked across several…Read more
There was a fantastic day of celebration for Mark Ford QC and Tim Storrie QC on Monday 16th March.…Read more
Mark Ford was invited to speak at this year’s POCLA Member’s Northern Forum 2020, hosted by Shoosmiths in Manchester. Despite…Read more