Daniel Kersh has over 25 years’ experience in criminal law, having practiced as a solicitor since 1990 and was one of the first solicitors to be awarded the right to appear in the Crown Court as an advocate in 1993.
Daniel was a founding partner in a very well established Central London criminal defence firm for 19 years before transferring to the Bar. He has been repeatedly recognised as a leading practitioner in Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 legal directories.
His practice is in serious criminal work. He has a wealth of experience in a broad range of offences, from violent and sexual offences (Murder, rape, blackmail) to fraud and financial crime.
Daniel is known for his trial advocacy and his ability to secure acquittals in telling circumstances.
Daniel is an experienced defence barrister, which accounts for the majority of his practice.
He has been instructed in the following areas: murder, attempted murder, manslaughter, kidnapping, false imprisonment, cases involving torture, firearms offences, robbery, sexual offences, including rape.
He also has experience in Appeals and road traffic law as well as military & courts martial work.
Member of Middle Temple
Member of South Easter Circuit Bar Mess
Awards, Qualifications & Other
LLB, LLM; Diploma in Sports Law
Grade 1 CPS Counsel