Mr Kearney was defending in a case that involved arson with intent to endanger life. The case was dropped…Read more
Rob KearneyCall To The Bar: 1996
Robert was called to the bar in 1996. He joined Lincoln House Chambers, in 2008, from Peel Court Chambers where he had cemented a reputation as a powerful resource for clients seeking advice and representation in cases of complexity.
He has a substantial defence practice, frequently representing members of alleged organised crime groups in Manchester & Salford in cases of the utmost seriousness.
Robert is one of only a small number of Northern Circuit Barristers who have been placed on the CPS Serious Crime Group Panel at Level 4. This allows him to be instructed in cases for the National Crime Agency.
He is also a specialist prosecutor for sexual offences at level 4.
Robert also has an established regulatory practice, particularly where it crosses into criminal law.
He regularly conducts matters on behalf of the General Medical Council.