Miles Bennett


'The Rolls-Royce of consumer barristers’

- Legal 500 2017

Miles specialises in:

  • Consumer Law
  • Disciplinary Law
  • Health and Safety Law & Inquests
  • Regulatory Law
  • Transport Law

Having been involved in numerous fraud, rape and in excess of 20 murder trials in the early part of his career Miles brings his advocacy skills and tactical awareness from large and serious cases and adds common sense to try and get the best practical and commercial result for his clients.

Miles is ranked in Band 1 for leading juniors in both the current Chambers and Partners and Legal 500.

Consumer Law: Prosecution

Miles is instructed to prosecute for a large number local authorities including as leading junior counsel.

Cases range from multi million pound ticket fraud to product safety, and Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulation cases.

Miles has considerable experience in advising and prosecuting multi jurisdiction/authority cases.

He is currently instructed as leading junior by the OFT in a £21 Million Pyramid promotional Scheme and advised the ODA in relation to their powers on seizure and prosecution for the 2012 London Olympics.

Miles heads up a powerful 5 PB Consumer law group who provide topical, informative and entertaining seminars at the annual CTSI (Trading Standards) Conference. Both Miles and others in the group from regularly provide seminars and training for local authorities on Criminal Procedure and impending consumer law changes.

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Consumer Law: Defence


Health & Safety And Inquests

Regulatory: General

Regulatory: Prosecution

Regulatory: Defence

Transport Law : General

Transport: Prosecution

Transport: Defence