Anya Horwood joins Exchange Chambers

January 8, 2018

Exchange Chambers has further strengthened its eighty-strong criminal department with the arrival of new member, Anya Horwood.

Anya, who was called to the Bar in 1991, is an experienced criminal advocate with a practice encompassing the full range of criminal offences including murder, manslaughter, attempted murder, serious offences of violence, organised crime, conspiracy to supply drugs and sexual offences. She is instructed to both prosecute and defend.

In 2009 Anya joined the Crown Prosecution Service and was instructed as junior in several multi handed murder prosecutions in Liverpool and Chester between 2009 and 2017.

She is a Level 4 Prosecutor and member of the Rape Panel.

Welcoming Anya to Exchange Chambers, Director of Chambers Tom Handley said:

“We are delighted to further strengthen our criminal department by welcoming Anya to Chambers.

“Anya is well respected on the Circuit as a first-rate criminal practitioner.  She is also well-known to many of our members following her successful eight years at the Crown Prosecution Service.”