Michael Fitton is Head of Albion Chambers. He is a specialist in criminal law, and undertakes prosecution and defence work. He is on the approved counsel list for the CPS Fraud Prosecution Service.

Michael has extensive experience of serious crime in particular homicide and fraud. He has particular interest in cases involving psychiatric issues, disadvantaged defendants and witnesses, and ‘gross negligence’ manslaughter.

He joined Albion Chambers in 1991, after ten years practice as a solicitor, including six years as a partner in a Bristol law firm, conducting legal aid work.

Current cases include:
Prosecutions for murder; defence for murder; defence of multiple rape allegation.