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Practice Manager
Maria Rushworth
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Stephen Tettey

  • Year of call: 2010



Stephen Tettey specialises in Business Crime and Fraud, Health and Safety and Regulatory Law, Immigration and Public law.  Stephen is also regularly instructed to represent defendants in general criminal cases in the Crown Court.

Called to the Bar in 2010, Stephen has represented individuals and companies in relation to allegations of serious criminal or professional misconduct.  Stephen is regularly instructed in complex cases involving large amounts of documentary evidence and has appeared in a number of trials of a sensitive nature.

Solicitors praise Stephen’s industrious, calm and persuasive style.  In particular, Stephen has been noted for the strength of his legal argument in complex cases.  Stephen is often instructed for particular expertise in the immigration aspects of serious criminal cases.  He is able to draw on a wealth of immigration knowledge and experience, gained while representing individuals and companies in private and public law proceedings in the City of London.



Reported Cases


  • R v Smith : Successful defence against allegation of large-scale cultivation of cannabis
  • R v Rasid & Others : Successful defence against allegation of supply of large amounts of cocaine and heroin
  • R v Darbyshire : Successful defence against allegations of serious assault
  • R v Patel : Successful defence in POCA proceedings.  Reduced proceeds confiscated by a very substantial amount
  • R v Schiavo : Successful defence in POCA proceedings.  Reduced proceeds confiscated by a very substantial amount.
  • R v Roache : Stalking case.  Appealed sentence and achieved significant reduction.

Professional Memberships & Publications

  • Human Rights Lawyers Association
  • Young Legal Aid Lawyers Association