Paul Duester

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Exclusive defence practitioner who works in all areas of general crime.

Has a wide-ranging general criminal practice, but with particular experience in representing those charged with drugs offences. Has a developing but significant practice as a led junior in serious fraud and financial crime.

Also has extensive experience in magistrates’ courts, youth courts and is regularly instructed to represent those charged with motoring offences.

A member of chambers’ pupillage committee, and responsible for organising and delivering chambers’ in-house  advocacy training programme.

Prior to joining chambers, spent two years working as a paralegal for David Phillips & Partners Solicitors in their Central London office.

Recipient of the Euble Thelwall Prize for Modern History from Jesus College, Oxford and the Viscount Sankey award also from Jesus College, Oxford.

Member of the Criminal Bar Association.