Paul Genney specialises exclusively in Criminal Law acting on behalf of both the Prosecution and Defence.
Paul is a Level 3 Prosecutor on behalf of the Crown Prosecution Service.
He is regularly instructed in heavyweight criminal matters including:
Rape and other serious sexual offences
Non-recent sexual allegations
Sexual offences against children
Conspiracies including drugs, fraud and serious violence
Arson with intent
Cases involving multiple defendants
Paul has defended cases of murder during his career, including conducting a case without a leader at the Old Bailey.
Paul has been instructed in multi-defendant terrorist cases involving complex legal and evidential issues.
Due to his professional standing, Paul has been instructed to represent clients at Crown Court centres across the country.
Paul has a wealth of experience of defending clients facing serious sexual allegations. As a result of this he is well placed in dealing with all evidential and legal matters that can arise in these types of cases.
Paul has an excellent reputation as a persuasive advocate and is renowned for his ability to engage juries during the trial process.
Qualifications & Appointments
Inn of Court - Middle Temple
Pupillage with Pupil Supervisor the late HHJ Peter Heppel QC of Wilberforce Chambers