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January 4, 2017
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January 4, 2017

Richard Cherrill

Richard is frequently instructed in the most serious of criminal cases, often as a leading junior.

Grade 4 Prosecutor; London and South East. Rape approved.


Qualifications, Associations


  • Criminal Bar Association
  • South Eastern Circuit
  • Sussex Bar Mess

Notable Cases


  • R –v- McGee and others – Lewes Crown Court, 2009. Conspiracy to supply cocaine and money laundering. Leading junior.
  • R –v- Russell and others – Kingston Crown Court, 2009. Conspiracy to supply cannabis from a ‘cannabis cafe’ and money laundering.
  • R –v- Billings and others – Lewes Crown Court, 2008. Robbery/kidnap.
  • R –v- Ellingford – Lewes Crown Court, 2007. Allegations of historic rape of two step-daughters. Leading junior.
  • R –v- Challice and others – Lewes Crown Court, 2006. Murder. Leading junior.
  • R –v- Meredith and others – Central Criminal Court, 2000. Millenium Dome robbery. Leading junior.
Called 1965
Practice Area: Crime

Email: rcherrill@westgate-chambers.co.uk

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