An agricultural contracting company, from Lancashire, has been sentenced for Corporate Manslaughter and its directors imprisoned following the death…Read more
Lisa Roberts Q.C.Call To The Bar: 1993
“A skilled criminal advocate who prosecutes and defends a broad range of cases that includes significant health and safety and professional discipline work. She is also noted for her particularly tactful handling of challenging clients and difficult cases concerning sexual offences.
Strengths: “A very capable, outstanding young silk.” “She’s just fabulous and clients adore her.” “A really fantastic criminal barrister and advocate.” – Chambers & Partners, 2017
Ranked as leading lawyer in Crime and as leading lawyer in Professional Discipline, for the second year, of Chambers & Partners, 2017.
“She is effortlessly charming, extremely clever and an extremely good advocate. You know you don’t mess around with her.” “She’s a proper class act, very polished and smooth.” – Chambers & Partners, 2016
Ranked as a leading lawyer in Professional Discipline of Chambers & Partners, 2016.
“A professional, calm, bright and approachable team player.” – Legal 500, 2015
Ranked in Band 1 of Chambers and Partners 2015 as “a tremendous lawyer”
“Well regarded for health and safety, and trading standards work.” – Legal 500, 2014
“A robust junior with a strong practice, particularly in the area of fraud and white-collar crime.” – Chambers and Partners, 2014
“Lisa Roberts is ‘the most completely versatile junior on Circuit’.”- Chambers and Partners, 2013
“The “outstandingly able” Lisa Roberts has a broad experience of Health and Safety and environmental regulation.” – Legal 500, 2013
“She has a commanding presence in court” – Chambers and Partners, 2012, and remains “one of the best advocates at her level” – Chambers and Partners, 2009.
Lisa has earned a formidable reputation prosecuting and defending serious crime and regulatory offences. She has been instructed by the Major Incident Teams of the North West and the Complex Case Unit of the CPS, and has defended in many of the region’s high profile cases. She has focused in more recent years on Regulatory work and white collar crime and is recommended in the Legal 500, 2012 as having a “particular expertise in both Health and Safety matters and Trading Standards.”
Lisa’s practice consists of the following:
• Medical Profession – criminal and GMC (defence)
• Health and Safety
• Environment Agency
• Police Federation – criminal and disciplinary
• Trading Standards
Private client – including sexual offences
Lincoln House Chambers is delighted to announce the appointment of Lisa Roberts QC as Attorney General of the Northern…Read more
Lisa Roberts QC and Sobia Ahmed prosecute murder in which Defendant pleads guilty on second day of trial. Lisa…Read more
Chambers' members were delighted to see Lisa Roberts QC on the front page of The Times today. Lisa was one…Read more