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Erimus Chambers - Michael Mulkerrins

Michael Mulkerrins LLB (Leeds)
Call to the Bar Middle Temple 2014
HCA 2000 - Crime, Family, Civil, Immigration
Solicitor Qualified 1983
Higher Courts Criminal Advocate 2000
Barrister Called to Middle Temple 2014
CPS Senior Prosecutor 1992-2013 Specialisation; all aspects of criminal law ; grade 3 criminal advocate. Experience in serious complex and high profile trial and case work presentation and preparation.

Michael has conducted numerous criminal cases in all courts in England including appeal hearings before the Court of Appeal. He has conducted numerous rape and serious sexual abuse trials. He was trial advocate at the CPS Murder Unit where he juniored several complex Old Bailey murder and other serious high profile crime trials.

Michael was head of CPS Police Prosecution Unit at CPS London. When attached to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in 2011, he was lead lawyer in executing HMG Counter Piracy Strategy within the Indian Ocean where he was assistant to the Attorney General of Seychelles . Whilst there Michael prosecuted numerous Somali pirate trials and was instrumental in formulating a coherent and achievable counter piracy legal regime within the Indian Ocean region. He regularly advised government and diplomatic officials in capacity building and forward planning in prosecution case management and strategic delivery of effective and efficient legal administration.

Upon return to the UK Michael continued high profile criminal trail casework leaving the CPS in autumn 2013 to resume a career in private practice. Michael has provided legal training tor the University of Hamburg on aspects of UK criminal law. He has delivered legal training to The University of Beijing. Michael is an advocacy assessor. Michael is married with four children and professes to be able to speak reasonable French and Dutch.

All motoring offences including Drink / Drug Driving

Family Law:
Public Law (Care Proceedings), Domestic Abuse

Civil Law:
Small Claims Trials, Local Authority, Infant Settlements, Stage 3 RTA

Bail Applications
Appeals to the immigration tribunals and courts against Home Office decisions.

Michael is direct access qualified and is a specialist in motoring law and road traffic offences.

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