Robin Turton


Robin is a specialist criminal practitioner.

He is instructed by both the defence and the prosecution in serious criminal cases including homicide, rape, complex drugs offences and serious offences of violence.

As a specialist rape prosecutor and a CPS Grade 4 Prosecutor,  Robin has extensive experience of rape and serious sexual offences including those involving children and vulnerable witnesses.


Recent Cases

R v. C. prosecuting the grooming and rape of a child

R v. V. defending the internet grooming, abduction and rape of a child

R v. E. N. D and H. prosecution concerning a professional, armed robbery of a security van

R v. C defending the rape of a child including the successful appeal

R v. J. F. M and S prosecuting a conspiracy to commit GBH with intent involving a number of complex and evidential disclosure issues including mobile phone attribution and cell-site analysis evidence






Criminal Bar Association

North-East Circuit

Practice Areas