5 Essex Court

Simon Walsh

Call 1987


Education & Qualifications

1987 Called to the Bar by Middle temple

1984 Balliol College, Oxford (MA Modern Languages) 

1982-3 Pädagogische Akademie des Bundes in Oberösterreich 

1985 Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst 

1986 City University, London (Diploma in Law) 


During 23 years of service in local politics, Simon was elected as Chair of the City of London Police Authority and the City of London Licensing Authority. 

Unusually for a professional lawyer, Simon also sat as a lay magistrate in the City of London, Westminster and Highgate from 2000 until 2012.

Lectures & Seminars

Simon is happy to provide tailor-made lectures and seminars on all aspects of his work to any interested parties - with CPD accreditation where appropriate. 

Simon has also lectured at the University of Durham on development in pornography legislation and at London South Bank University to students developing an interest in mooting.