David Webster

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Practice Areas
Criminal Law, in particular fraud, computer related crime, complex drugs conspiracies and serious sexual offences. Regulatory law particularly Consumer Protection and Health and Safety. Proceeds of Crime Act cases.

Overview
David joined Apex Chambers in 2012 having formerly been a member of Temple Chambers since 1993. David was previously a solicitor for 10 years, latterly as an equity partner.


Noteable Cases
R. v. Momoh and Others, leading prosecution junior (solicitor/accountant mortgage fraud).
R. v. Doherty and Others leading prosecution junior (money laundering “Operation Switch”)
Junior defence counsel in R v. Ingram and others (the “Who Wants to be a Millionaire” coughing fraud);
R. v. Shillabeer (murder rape and torture of a young woman thrown into a river).
Defence Counsel in Operations Corrolla and Panama (large scale drugs supply conspiracies).

Memberships
David is a Grade 4 Prosecutor, Deputy District Judge (Magistrates Court) and a member of the Grays Inn and Criminal Bar Association.