Michael Wolkind QC

Barrister in London, UK

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Michael Wolkind QC possesses over 40 years of experience in criminal trials and defence law. He began practicing law in 1976, progressing to QC and the Silk title in 1999. Though he did not begin in defence law, Michael had always loved helping an underdog. Criminal trials allow him to do so while also defeating injustice.

Michael has been featured on many media outlets where he provided commentary on weak prosecutions. He holds a number of records and awards. In both 2016 and 2017, Michael was awarded the title of Criminal Defence Barrister of the Year. He also broke the record for the faster murder trial in the Old Bailey. Michael Wolkind's proven track record of success and courtroom innovation makes him one of the most sought after criminal trial and defence lawyers in the world.