Congratulations to Frida Hussain QC on taking silk

March 16, 2020

Congratulations to Exchange Chambers door tenant Frida Hussain QC who has formally taken silk at the Palace of Westminster today.

Frida Hussain QC, who was called to the Bar in 1995, joined Exchange Chambers as a door tenant in 2015.

Experienced in all areas of criminal work as a specialist defence advocate, Frida has a particular name for cases involving terrorism.   In recent years, she has practiced almost exclusively in this field regularly dealing with charges ranging from murder, conspiracy to murder, conspiracy to cause explosions and offences arising out of the Terrorism Acts.

Frida has been instructed as counsel representing defendants in many of the UK’s major high-profile terrorist cases. These include the July 2005 London bombing campaign, the alleged terrorist training camp cases and the transatlantic airline bomb plot. Other highlights also include a multi-million-pound fraud alleged to have funded terrorist activity in the Middle East.