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Barrister raises chambers' prestige

University of Leicester graduate Peter Murphy has been confirmed as a Queen's Counsel by the Lord Chancellor. This appointment, known as 'taking silk', is a major and significant milestone in a barrister's career. 

Peter Murphy, who graduated in Law in 1979, is a tenant at 30 Park Place, Cardiff, where he maintains a well-respected criminal law practice. His appointment bring the total number of QCs at 30 Park Place to eight - the largest number in any chambers on the Chester and Wales circuit.  He is a member of Grey's Inn.

April 2002

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