Chris Evans

In-House Barrister

Chris Evans.

Chris is a barrister and was called to the bar in 2013. Previously he qualified as a solicitor in 1996 and throughout his career has specialised in criminal defence work. He joined Richard Nelson LLP in 2022, having worked in the North West of England for the last 16 years.

He has substantial experience of representing clients accused of serious and complex offences, including cases involving homicide, drugs supply and a wide range of sexual offences, including offences committed online and historic allegations. He regularly appears in both the Crown Court and Magistrates Court.

Chris’ approach is sensitive to the difficult predicaments that clients can find themselves in, whilst providing clear and realistic advice. He has regularly represented clients from a range of backgrounds accused of criminal offences, including lawyers, teachers, medical professionals and professional sportspersons.

Chris Evans.
Services & Specialisms

Expert advice & representation in these areas

  • Criminal Defence

    Our expert criminal defence services include nationwide representation during police interviews and court hearings. Contact us today to discuss how we can help you.

  • Sexual Offences

    Richard Nelson LLP’s team has experience in a range of cases, including historic sexual offences, rape allegation and possession of indecent images.

  • Historic Sexual Offences

    It is not just famous people who have to face allegations of historic sexual offences, anyone can be falsely accused of historic sexual offences. If this applies to you then Richard Nelson LLP’s historic sexual offence solicitors can assist you with expert advice and experienced representation; contact us today.

  • Possession of Indecent Images of Children

    Our indecent images solicitors have a wealth of experience in dealing with all types of sexual offences.

  • False Rape Allegations

    Our rape defence lawyers will listen to you without judgement and will support you through this process from start to finish. We passionately believe that everyone has the right to a fair trial and we will fight to ensure that a Court hears what our clients have to say.

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