5 Essex Court

Fiona Barton QC

Call 1986
Silk 2011

Public Inquiries

Over the last 15 years Fiona has appeared in some of the most high profile public inquiries involving the police service including:

The Manchester Arena Inquiry – Acting for Greater Manchester Police

The Undercover Policing Inquiry – Acting for individual anonymized officers 

The Grainger Inquiry – Acting for the NCA in the public inquiry into the shooting of Anthony Grainger by GMP officers

The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse – Acting for Surrey Police in the investigation into alleged abuse by members of the Anglican Church.

The Billy Wright Inquiry – Represented the former Chief Constable of the RUC regarding the murder of Billy Wright in HMP Maze.

The Bichard Inquiry – Represented the Chief Constable of Humberside during the public inquiry into the Soham Murders of Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman.