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Crime
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Provided by Patrick Palmer

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Patrick Palmer undertakes defence and prosecution work of all types, especially serious sex offences (recent, historic and institutional); murders; frauds all types (largest £25 million); corruption-related matters (including police); death by dangerous and careless driving; large conspiracies to supply drugs; and sensitive and high-profile cases.

Patrick has appeared in all criminal and civil courts, including the House of Lords

He has an understated approach and is very good at identifying key issues - he handles the case properly and professionally. He is very incisive in cross examination, persuasive in arguments and makes compelling points. A shrewd and smooth operator.

Patrick Palmer has over 40 years experience at the Criminal Bar, is a Grade 4 Prosecutor and he continues to be instructed in high profile and serious cases. He has an excellent reputation with the judiciary and he sits as a Recorder in the Crown, Civil and Family Courts.

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Crime - North Eastern (Bar)
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Band 2

Patrick Palmer
Patrick Palmer is an experienced junior who covers a wide range of criminal matters. He offers notable expertise in areas such as serious sex offences, homicide and motor crimes. He also has significant experience in drug conspiracy cases.

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