Beverley Cherrill


“An adroit criminal barrister who is in demand due to her skill in the courtroom. She is particularly known for her expertise in serious sexual offence cases.”

Beverley practises exclusively in criminal law.

She has considerable experience in both prosecuting and defending cases involving serious violence, violence within the domestic sphere (where she is trained in the newly implemented Domestic Violence short-term injunctions pursuit to the Crime and Security Act 2010), child neglect, supply and production of drugs and offences of dishonesty.

Beverley has a particular experience in cases involving allegations of rape and child sexual abuse including historical sexual abuse and incitement of children to prostitution.

Achievements, appointments and memberships

  • Ranked in Chambers & Partners 2024
  • Sussex Bar Mess
  • Criminal Bar Association
  • CPS Grade 3 Advocate

Notable cases

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