Following a 12-day trial, Neil Usher successfully prosecuted both parents in respect of the death of their 8-month old…Read more
Neil UsherCall To The Bar: 1993
Neil was called to the Bar in 1993, having spent 7 years working as a senior advisor to one of the main political parties in London. Having been educated and raised in Bury, he returned to the North West in 1993.
He has a busy criminal practice, divided fairly evenly between defending and prosecuting. He is a Category 4 Prosecutor.
As his practice has grown, instructing solicitors have commended his organisational skills, sensitivity with vulnerable witnesses and his effective manner with juries. He has developed a reputation for being particularly understanding with lay clients.
Neil now concentrates on more serious and complex criminal cases.
Four men have been convicted and sentenced to a total of 32 years for their involvement in a people…Read more
Neil Usher and Charlotte Holland secure five more convictions in another Rochdale historic sex grooming trial. The final part of…Read more
Following a week-long trial at Minshull Street Crown Court, Neil Usher successfully prosecuted Thomas Noone for sexually assaulting a…Read more