Ian Metcalfe

Year of Call:
1985
Practice Areas:
  • Crime

  • "He is always well prepared and has good judgement."

    Chambers and Partners (2021)



    • Profile

      Ian is a specialist criminal barrister.

      He appears in the Crown Court for both the Defence and Crown, (category 4 prosecutor).

      He has extensive experience in all aspects of criminal law with a particular emphasis in the following:- 

      • Murder, Manslaughter and other serious violent offences
      • Rape & Sexual Assault 
      • Importation and Supply of Class A Drugs
      • Money Laundering 
      • Fatal Motoring Offences
      • Kidnapping
      • Armed Robbery
      • Arson


      Ian is also an area council member of the British Boxing Board of Control

    • Testimonial Quotes

      Chambers and Partners 2021

      He is highly experienced at both prosecuting and defending cases. He regularly undertakes the most serious of criminal matters, including murder, manslaughter, rape, drug supply, money laundering and sexual assault.
      Strengths: "He is always well prepared and has good judgement."

      Ranked as a Leading Criminal Practitioner Chambers and Partners 2018