Narita Bahra QC

Queen’s Counsel

"Excellent advocate whether addressing jury on the facts or presenting legal arguments to the judge. A tireless worker, meticulous and diligent in preparation. Totally deserving of the rank of Queens Counsel. Full of integrity. Great asset to the Bar."

Narita Bahra QC

Queen’s Counsel

"Excellent advocate whether addressing jury on the facts or presenting legal arguments to the judge. A tireless worker, meticulous and diligent in preparation. Totally deserving of the rank of Queens Counsel. Full of integrity. Great asset to the Bar."

Narita Bahra QC is a leading Criminal and Business Fraud Defence Barrister who appears in high profile, serious and complex cases.

Narita Bahra QC is a leading Criminal and Business Fraud Defence Barrister who appears in high profile, serious and complex cases.

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"Narita is tenacious and she leaves no stone uncovered. She will dive into the unused material and seek disclosure till there is nothing else left to consider, meaning that our clients can be assured that every avenue that could be considered has been. Her closing speeches are phenomenal and she is able to relate to a jury no matter what their background or age. A barrister who gets results."

narita bahra QC

Rankings:

Ranked in ‘Tier 2 Silk - Crime 2021’ Legal 500
Ranked in ‘Tier 1 Silk - Fraud 2021’ Legal 500
Ranked in ‘Tier 1 Silk - Crime 2020’ Legal 500
Ranked in ‘Tier 1 Silk - Fraud 2020’ legal 500
Ranked in 'Crime' Chambers and Partners 2020
Ranked in ‘Fraud’ Chambers and Partners 2020

Awards

• Elected as a Bencher of Lincolns Inn 2021
• Winner of ‘Women of Achievement Award’ 2020
• Winner of ‘Criminal Lawyer 2019’ Legal Awards 2019
• Winner of ‘Legal Excellence Awards’ Signature Awards
• Shortlisted for ‘Women in Law Award – 100 Years’ Legal Awards 2019
• 1st Female Criminal Silk to Begin the “Lethbridge Gloves” Tradition on Silks Day

Narita Bahra QC is a leading Criminal and Business Fraud Defence Barrister who appears in high profile, serious and complex cases.

Her fearless and fresh approach makes her widely sought after by professional and lay clients. Narita has established a reputation for meticulous preparation, mastery of detail, effective cross-examination, jury rapport and excellent client relations.

Narita is recognised as a formidable criminal defence QC who is instructed in murder, serious organised crime (including international drug cartels, firearms and armed robberies) terrorism and serious sexual offence cases. Her investigative approach allows her to lead her team to successful results.

Narita is an effective tactician in the field of Business Crime and Financial Services. Her stellar work ethic results in tangible impact and defining successful outcomes in cases involving fraud, tax evasion, money laundering and anti-competitive conduct (cartels, market abuse, insider dealing), investment products (carbon credits, diamonds, bitcoin) and confiscation.

narita bahra QC

Narita Bahra QC is a leading Criminal and Business Fraud Defence Barrister who appears in high profile, serious and complex cases.

Her fearless and fresh approach makes her widely sought after by professional and lay clients. Narita has established a reputation for meticulous preparation, mastery of detail, effective cross-examination, jury rapport and excellent client relations.

Narita is recognised as a formidable criminal defence QC who is instructed in murder, serious organised crime (including international drug cartels, firearms and armed robberies) terrorism and serious sexual offence cases. Her investigative approach allows her to lead her team to successful results.

Narita is an effective tactician in the field of Business Crime and Financial Services. Her stellar work ethic results in tangible impact and defining successful outcomes in cases involving fraud, tax evasion, money laundering and anti-competitive conduct (cartels, market abuse, insider dealing), investment products (carbon credits, diamonds, bitcoin) and confiscation.

Narita has been instructed in and impacted a number of the high profile cases in which disclosure failings by the prosecuting authorities have been unmasked. Some of these cases resulted in the DPP and Attorney General being called to account before the House of Commons.
Narita has published a practitioner’s handbook on tackling disclosure issues in the criminal courts. View Book Online Here. Narita regularly appears on National TV and Radio Sky News, BBC news, ITV news and Radio 4 as a legal correspondent.
Narita is a regular author and contributor to legal journals. Narita champions diversity and leading change in the legal profession.

Her excellent track record and high success rate before juries make her a leading choice. Narita’s language skills extend to Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu. Narita is a practising barrister at 33 Chancery Lane Chambers and a Director at Garrick Law.

Narita has been instructed in and impacted a number of the high profile cases in which disclosure failings by the prosecuting authorities have been unmasked. Some of these cases resulted in the DPP and Attorney General being called to account before the House of Commons.
Narita has published a practitioner’s handbook on tackling disclosure issues in the criminal courts. View Book Online Here. Narita regularly appears on National TV and Radio Sky News, BBC news, ITV news and Radio 4 as a legal correspondent.
Narita is a regular author and contributor to legal journals. Narita champions diversity and leading change in the legal profession. Her excellent track record and high success rate before juries make her a leading choice. Narita’s language skills extend to Gujarati, Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu. Narita is a practising barrister at 33 Chancery Lane Chambers and a Director at Garrick Law.

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Specialist Areas

Serious Organised Crime

Narita is recognised as heavyweight defence QC who appears in high profile organised crime cases including conspiracy offences, cyber crime & more.

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Business Crime & Fraud

Narita has extensive experience in complex fraud and money laundering cases. She is noted for handling fraud cases with an international dimension.

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Challenging Disclosure

Narita has been instructed in and impacted a number of the high profile cases in which disclosure failings by the prosecuting authorities have been unmasked.

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Sexual Offences & Rape

Allegations of sexual offending are highly sensitive and require Narita’s expertise, discretion and professional approach from the outset to secure a successful outcome.

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Murder

Narita is recognised as heavyweight defence QC who appears in high profile Murder cases. Narita has been regularly instructed in defending high profile Murder cases.

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Terrorism

Defending in terrorism cases requires great sensitivity and skill. It is essential that the defence team instruct experts to consider all aspects of the defence at the outset.

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Criminal Appeals

Narita’s reputation as fearless and artful tactician who achieves successful results has merited instruction by both professional and lay clients in heavyweight cases.

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Pre Charge Engagement

Narita understands that it is stressful to be informed that you may be investigated fro a criminal offence. It is crucial to adopt a proactive approach at the outset.

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