David Steer QC

Year of Call 1974, Year of Silk 1993


Area of Practice: Crime

– Prosecuting and Defending.
– Serious Crime.
– Serious Fraud.


Noteable Cases

R v A
Prosecuted ‘Death on the Nile’ – cyanide poisoning murder of Wirral solicitor in Egypt. Longest single defendant murder trial in Liverpool.


R v B
Defended in alleged gangland murder in Stockport – victim doused in petrol and set alight – trial lasted some eight months in Preston and ended with a successful ‘abuse of process’ submission.


R v P
Defended in ‘hitman’ murder of Ormskirk businessman.


R v S
Defended in drug related murder – vast quantities of drugs linked with shooting in Skelmersdale.

Our door tenants are all specialists in their field. They’re available as advisers and consultants, they take on casework which is specific to their area of expertise.

The clerking office will be able to recommend Mr Stees if he is suitable for your particular case.


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Contact information
KCH Garden Square
1 Oxford Street,
Nottingham, NG1 5BH.
Telephone +44 (0) 115 941 8851
Fax: +44 (0) 115 941 4169
DX 10042 Nottingham
96a New Walk,
Leicester, LE1 7EA.
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