Andrew Newton

Andrew Newton is a highly experienced barrister who acts solely for the defence.

He is instructed as leading counsel in serious cases – notably multi count armed robbery , possession of firearms with intent to endanger life , multi million pound VAT fraud and money laundering , attempted murder , historic multi count and multi complainant rape and related sex cases .

He has extensive experience in other cases. Examples include  murder and conspiracy to murder ,  people trafficking and conspiracy to control prostitution,  large scale conspiracy to burgle and handle stolen goods , rape and sexual assault including gun point rape and multiple rape of sex workers , conspiracy to commit blackmail and kidnap, multi defendant violent disorder ,  large scale importation of and conspiracy to supply class A and B drugs , numerous serious sect 18 OAPA trials , causing death by dangerous driving and large scale benefit fraud. 


  • Exeter College, Oxford, MA (OXON)