Simon Mayo QC
A highly regarded silk with capabilities as both prosecution and defence counsel. He continues to handle the most grave and complex cases, including multi-handed murders, robberies and sexual offences. Mayo is also commended for his additional expertise in serious financial crime matters. Market sources commend his commitment to “the smallest details” of cases, as well as his overall thoroughness.
Strengths: “Very smart and has good strategic sense.” “He’s meticulous in his preparation, thoughtful and calm in his presentation and extremely personable.”
Recent work: Prosecuted a murder case involving the stabbing of a youth worker in Tottenham, North London.