"Nigel Power QC excels in cases involving complex technical, medical or scientific evidence.”

(Legal 500 2013) 

“Has an extensive practice covering all areas of serious crime. He is highly regarded for his expertise on complex and high-profile cases such as gangland murders.” 
(Chambers and Partners 2014) Recommendations.html

Nigel Power QC is a specialist criminal barrister.

He is a lawyer who has extensive experience of all areas of criminal law since 1992. He became a QC (Queen’s Counsel) in 2010.

He has a proven track record in the most serious of criminal cases and is available to help now. He is regularly recommended in the leading legal directories for his work in court.

He has has been involved in many high-profile criminal cases, including having the case against his client dismissed in the “Millennium Dome Fraud” and representing the only defendant to be acquitted in the “Lord of Fraud” Boiler Room Fraud. He appeared in the trials of the racist killing of Anthony Walker in Huyton, the "Gangland" shooting of Michael Wright at the East Lancashire Road Retail Park and the murder of mother-of-three Lucy Hargreaves.

In 2013 he has obtained Not Guilty verdicts in a gangland shooting murder with three associated attempted murders and in a case of the alleged murder of a 65-year-old woman during a burglary in her own home.

Until recently you needed to instruct a solicitor to access Nigel’s services, but now you can come to him directly, cutting out unnecessary duplication and costs where appropriate. However if your case requires a solicitor’s input, Nigel can put you in touch with a network of excellent and highly regarded lawyers to help.

Nigel accepts work on both a private and legally aided basis.

Although his chambers are in Liverpool, Nigel appears in courts all over the country and is prepared to travel to wherever you are to give you the help you need. He appears in quasi-criminal cases too, such as Civil “POCA” cases and disciplinary tribunals.

He has appeared in terrorism cases and successfully appeared in the Court Martial for an Irish Guardsman charged with the manslaughter of an Iraqi Looter in Basra.

To instruct Nigel email directly or call 0151 242 0707.

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