John Wyn Williams secures acquittal for residential worker facing sexual assault charges

December 16, 2016

John Wyn Williams, from Exchange Chambers, appeared on behalf of NK in a trial alleging that he had committed sexual assault against another member of staff over a period of 7 years. Following a four day trial in Chester Crown Court the Jury unanimously acquitted him of all charges.

John was instructed by Chris Saltrese Solicitors.

John is a senior criminal practitioner who defends and prosecutes serious matters in the Crown Court. He has defended and prosecuted homicide along with the defence of hundreds of serious sexual assault and rape cases, and has a wealth of experience in dealing with complex historical sexual allegations. He is expert at dealing with children and vulnerable adults. He is on the CPS Specialist Rape Panel. He has defended and prosecuted serious and complex drug conspiracies and is adept at dealing with telecoms and cell-site analysis.

John is also a senior regulatory barrister. He has acted for a number of companies and Local Authorities dealing with a wide range of regulatory issues. His practice includes a number of high profile environment prosecutions, and he has acted for the Environment Agency and companies in air pollution and waste cases. He has an in-depth knowledge of water pollution cases.

He is an experienced member of the criminal team at Exchange Chambers.