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Beverley Cherrill

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Beverley undertakes all areas of Crime, both prosecution and defence, both privately funded and legal-aid work. She is trained in the newly implemented Domestic Violence short-term injunctions pursuit to the Crime and Security Act 2010

Beverley has an excellent record on defending cases concerning sexual offences and has been recommended in Chambers & Partners for several years.

UK Bar 2016 - “An adroit criminal barrister who is in demand due to her skill in the courtroom. She is particularly known for her expertise in serious sexual offence cases.”


Qualifications, Associations


  • B.A. (Hons) in Law
  • Sussex Bar Mess
  • Criminal Bar Association
  • CPS Grade 3 Advocate

Notable Cases


  • R v McDonagh. Leading counsel. Defending. Conspiracy to steal high value property throughout the country.
  • R v. X. Privately instructed as juniour alone. Defending. Incitement of children to prostitution.
  • R v. Jarvis. Privately instructed. Defending. A multi -charge historical child sexual abuse case, ( teacher to pupils)
  • R v. Peacock. Legal-aid. Defending. Large scale conspiracy to produce and supply cannabis.
  • R v. Aldridge. Legal-aid. Defending. Conspiracy to steal high value antiques from auction houses across England.
Called 1996
Practice Areas: Crime

Email: bcherrill@westgate-chambers.co.uk

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