Julian Lynch


Called 2009

Member of Criminal Bar Association

Public Access Accredited



  • General Crime
  • Courts Martial ASBO and Sex Prevention Orders
  • Proceeds of Crime Act
  • Production Orders, PACE

Julian Lynch has a busy criminal practice in the Crown Courts, primarily in the South Eastern and Midlands circuits. He also has appellate experience and appears in appropriate Youth and Magistrates’ Court matters. He has experience of working for the Probation Service and in prosecuting on behalf of local councils

He has successfully represented clients in taxi licensing appeals and has some experience of Courts Martial and private prosecutions. He has been described as ‘very calm and sensible’ by clients. He has particular experience in:

  • Cases involving allegations of domestic violence, both prosecuting and defending
  • Road traffic offences
  • Sexual Offences Prevention Orders
  • Offences of violence
  • Drugs offences, including supply of Class A drugs
  • Dangerous dogs
  • Julian is available to be instructed on a Public Access basis in suitable cases.

Recent cases include:

R v K [2019] – Defending lead defendant in alleged multi-handed conspiracy to bring illegal immigrants into the UK for cash

R v M [2018] – Defending Defendant accused of armed robbery of a bike shop. Raised issues in respect of reliability of forensic evidence.

R v Bieliki [2018] – Prosecuting a case where a brawl between rival groups resulted in the production and discharge of an air weapon (Oxford Mail)

R v Edward Vines [2016 and 2018] – Prosecuting on two occasions the stalker of Newsnight presenter Emily Maitliss. The cases attracted significant press attention. (BBC) (The Independent)