Linenhall Chambers are delighted to announce that Owen Edwards Head of our Criminal Practice Group has been appointed King’s Counsel in the new Silk appointments announced by the Lord Chancellor today.

The appointment was made by His Majesty The King on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, Dominic Raab MP, following consideration by the independent King’s Counsel Selection Panel.

Owen’s appointment recognises Owen’s considerable skill and expertise in Criminal Law and further strengthens our significant Criminal Practice Group

Plans for newly appointed King’s Counsel to make their declaration before the Lord Chancellor will be announced in January.