Robert is recognised as a leading junior in Chambers UK and the Legal 500. He has been described by clients as being “extremely bright”, an “excellent advocate” and “great in conference”.
Robert accepts instructions in all of Chambers’ main practice areas.
Recent highlights in Robert’s practice have included his ongoing participation in two high profile inquests: the inquest into the death of Alexander Perepilichnyy (as junior to Fiona Barton QC) and the re-opened inquest into the 1974 Birmingham Pub Bombings (as junior to Jeremy Johnson QC).
Robert likes to bring a pragmatic and problem-solving approach to his cases; he has been praised for his ability to adapt to the needs of his clients.
Robert is a member of the Attorney General’s C Panel of Counsel. He is Security cleared.