Holly Nelson

2017 Gray's Inn

Holly joined Chambers in August 2018 on completion of her pupillage under the supervision of Jacob Dyer.

She completed a criminal and family law pupillage, with specific focus on Magistrates' Court and Crown Court matters.

Criminal Law

Holly has developed a busy criminal practice defending and prosecuting in a variety of matters including possession with intent to supply class A drugs, robbery, burglary, weapons, violent, and sexual offences.

She also has significant experience in regulatory fields having represented Trading Standards and Local Authorities in licensing matters in the Crown Court. 

Private Law Children

Holly has a particular focus on private law matters, and has experience in a range of children cases arising from the Children Act 1989 and Family Law Act 1996.

Outside Chambers Holly is usually found on a Lake District fell with her Golden Retriever.