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)