Tom Wainwright is a practising barrister at Garden Court Chambers in London. He is the co-author of The Protest Handbook, the first accessible guide for lawyers and non-lawyers to the law surrounding demonstrations, marches and occupations. The handbook aims to inform activists of their rights when on protests and to empower them to take action when those rights are not observed.
Tom is a specialist criminal defence barrister with a particular interest and experience in representing clients arrested at protests. Having been brought up in South Yorkshire, he now lives in London but escapes to the North when possible.
Writes Criminal Law
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