Christopher has over 30 years of experience of appearing in the criminal courts at all levels. He has acted as leading counsel, for both the defence and the prosecution, in numerous serious criminal trials, and has extensive experience of appellate advocacy. He is qualified for direct access.
He also has over 10 years experience of revenue litigation in the Tax Tribunal and the Court of Appeal, and has appeared as leading counsel in numerous multi-million pound tax appeals.
Serious fraud in both the criminal and the civil courts.
Serious organised crime, including people trafficking, drugs importations, evasion of duties, and money laundering.
Regulatory law, in particular health and safety and trading standards.
Serious sexual offences.
Christopher is a Grade 4 prosecutor for the CPS, and specialist rape prosecutor
Criminal Bar Association
Awards, Qualifications & Other
Grade 4 CPS Counsel
CPS Rasso Panel
Christopher Kerr is approved to accept instructions direct from international and UK clients on a direct access basis, without the need for a solicitor intermediary in appropriate cases.