Chavasse Court Chambers, Queen Avenue, Liverpool

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Tom Watson

Area(s) of Practice: Crime
Year of Call: 1990

Education: BA Hons, M.A. Criminology, Dip Law


Tom Watson has been practising at the Criminal Bar for over 30 years. From those many years of practice, he has accumulated a wealth of experience across the spectrum of criminal law. Tom is an experienced advocate who predominantly defends in the Crown Court. He is well-known for his effective and persuasive advocacy in court and his keen eye for attention to detail. He has appeared for defendants charged with all manner of offences, including the most serious crimes including; murder, manslaughter, attempted murder, rape, kidnap and large scale drugs importations.


Tom welcomes instructions from existing and new clients and is happy to become involved at an early stage in proceedings.


Memberships: Criminal Bar Association