After a career in politics as a Special Advisor and speech writer, Gareth retrained for the Bar, was called in 1999 and became pupil to HHJ Tommy Teague QC at Nicholas Street Chambers. Since then he has developed a successful career at the Criminal Bar, defending and prosecuting as a Cat 4 prosecutor. Gareth is also on the Specialist Serious Crime Panel.
Over the last 19 years Gareth has conducted all types of criminal cases from serious violence and murder, high value fraud to serious sexual assault and rape. In addition, Gareth has recently prosecuted a number of politicians for offences against the Representation of the People Act.