5 Essex Court

Aaron Moss

Call 2013

"He is absolutely fantastic and - mark my words - will end up as a leading silk in this area. He's a terrific lawyer and a very good advocate who has fantastic judgement."
Chambers UK 2020

Aaron accepts instructions across Chambers’ main practice areas with particular interest in police law, information law, inquests and inquiries. He has undergone vetting.

He was appointed to the Attorney General’s C Panel of Counsel in March 2019, the panel from which Government departments instruct counsel in civil law matters.

He is currently instructed in the Undercover Policing Inquiry and as junior Counsel to the Jermaine Baker Inquiry and the Manchester Arena Inquiry. He recently acted as junior Counsel to the Chief Coroner in the Westminster Bridge and Palace Inquests, the London Bridge Inquest, the Fishmongers’ Hall Inquests, and the Judge hearing the Inquest into the death of Sudesh Amman in the Streatham Terror Attack

Before joining 5 Essex Court, Aaron served as a Special Constable in the Metropolitan Police Service from 2009 to 2014, spending the last 18 months leading a team as a Special Sergeant in Westminster. He has a first-hand understanding of operational policing, both as a constable and as a line manager, which gives him a good insight into the legal and practical problems confronting public servants.

Aaron is an editor of 5 Essex Court’s monthly Data Protection and Information Law Bulletin, The Data Brief.

Aaron accepts Direct Public Access instructions.