5 Essex Court

John-Paul Waite

Call 1995

Inquests

John-Paul represents public bodies in Coroners’ Inquests, with a particular expertise in death in custody cases.

Recent examples include:

  • Acting for the Metropolitan Police in a two week death in custody case (2016)
  • Acting for West MIdlands Police in a three-week death in custody case (2015).
  • Acting in multiple inquests for the Ministry of Justice, including a three week inquest due to start in June of this year.