Specialist Criminal & Regulatory Barristers

London: 020 7520 6000 | chambers@18rlc.co.uk

East Anglia: 01245 280 880

International Clients

Red Lion Chambers are specialists in business crime, crime, regulatory law and professional discipline. With our outstanding levels of expertise, we are ranked by top legal directories as one of the leading sets in the country, instructed by a host of international clients, foreign corporations and solicitor firms.

Our international standing has been further enhanced by our reputation for taking on high-profile, cross jurisdictional cases as well as ground-breaking cases at international courts involving allegations of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes.

Chambers’ growth in the international arena has been underpinned by our highly regarded barristers, who have both the flexibility and experience to conduct litigation in courts at home and overseas.
International clients can instruct our barristers directly, making use of the legal services our members offer under the direct access scheme, defending, prosecuting or advising at the highest level.
Additionally, we have members who can speak a range of languages, including Spanish, French, Farsi, Urdu, Albanian, Italian, Turkish and German.

Frequently instructed in high-profile international cases, we offer our skills, expertise and tactical knowledge, maintaining confidentiality and discretion at all times.

How We Can Help You?

Our experienced barristers are here to help you. Some of the benefits to instructing Red Lion Chambers, include:

Advocacy: Our barristers are experienced trial advocates and are highly sought after for their ability to take on high-profile cases.

Expertise: We are widely recognised as leaders in our field and can provide specialist expert advice at all stages of a case.

Independence: Our barristers will bring an impartial and objective view to every case.

For More Information or To Instruct Us

Identifying the right barrister and ensuring their early involvement is essential to maximising the prospects of a positive outcome. With our expert understanding of the criminal justice system, we help guide our clients through the legal process.

To discuss your options in more detail and for more information regarding our transparent fees’ structure, please contact our clerking team, led by Chambers Director, Mark Bennett.

Red Lion Chambers accepts instructions directly from international clients under the Bar Council’s International Practice Rules.

For specific case enquiries, or to hear more about our services, please contact our clerking team.

If you are a professional client and would like to discuss in-house training and seminar opportunities, please contact Jennifer Ukaegbu.







Chambers UK - Crime

”The clerks are very dependable," and “always anxious to help.”


Chambers UK - Fraud

"Red Lion Chambers both prosecutes and defends serious fraud cases, securing involvement in some of the causes célèbres of the day such as the BAE Systems corruption affair and the pharmaceuticals cartel investigation."

Chambers UK - Crime

"Red Lion Chambers offers clients a great deal of experience and a high level of professionalism. Observers note that it has proved skilful in maintaining the standards of its members over the years and it is widely expected to thrive in this period of uncertainty at the Criminal Bar."

Chambers UK - Fraud

"Substantial number of talented criminal fraud practitioners."

Chambers UK - Crime

"When instructing barristers from Red Lion Chambers, you always know that you will get a safe pair of hands. The large group of capable barristers specialises in the full range of criminal and related regulatory work."

Chambers UK - Crime

"Likeable, knowledgeable, responsive and proactive clerks."

Chambers UK - Crime

"Because Red Lion Chambers has that strength and depth, if you cannot obtain your barrister of choice, there is always someone of equal stature and ability to then take on the case."

Chambers UK - Fraud

"Red Lion Chambers is viewed as "one of the prestige sets" and is a popular choice for fraud work."

Chambers UK - Fraud

"The clerks are very helpful and always do their very best to accommodate us at short notice. They work closely with the members, so they are very good at knowing who you will like and who you will want."

Chambers UK - Fraud

Home to some of the most cogent, eloquent and outstandingly prepared advocates."

Legal 500 - Crime

"Around 80 members dedicated exclusively to the full range of crime work."

Chambers UK - Fraud

"You can't go wrong at Red Lion Chambers if you are facing a serious, high-value fraud matter. Its team is well versed in all aspects of white-collar crime, and excels when defending lengthy and labyrinthine fraud trials. It also proves equally strong on the prosecution side ..."


020 7520 6000

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DX: 478 London / Chancery Lane

East Anglia

01245 280 880

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102 New London Rd


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