David Scutt

Year of call: 1989

"Extremely astute in assessing realistic outcomes in cases."

Legal 500, 2015

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David is a criminal barrister experienced in all areas of complex / serious crime who defends and prosecutes in the Crown and Appellate Courts. He also conducts public enquiries in front of the Traffic Commissioner and has experience advising and representing national and multi-national companies.

Crime

David's criminal law expertise includes the following:

  • Murder and manslaughter
  • Rape and other serious sexual offences
  • Child sex offences
  • Child cruelty offences
  • Human trafficking offences
  • Drug trafficking offences
  • Organised crime
  • Fraud
  • Trading Standards / copyright infringement offences
  • Planning and other enforcement

Significant Cases

Recommendations


LEGAL 500 2016

Crime

Leading Juniors

"He has an impressive manner and is experienced in complex cases."  


LEGAL 500 2015

Crime

Leading Juniors

"Extremely astute in assessing realistic outcomes in cases."

CLERK CONTACT INFORMATION

For further information and enquiries please contact:

Crime: Lucy Northeast, Grant Bidwell & Elena Brake

Appointments

  • CPS Advocate Panel - Level 4
  • Specialist Rape Prosecutor

Memberships

  • Criminal Bar Association
  • South Eastern Circuit
  • Western Circuit

education

  • Bar Finals - Inns of Court School of Law
  • BA Hons, Law & Economics, University of Keele