John Hipkin is a specialist Criminal Practitioner with many years of experience in serious crime. He is continually instructed in serious, sensitive and high profile cases. He is particularly experienced in homocide, sexual offences, fraud, violence and serious drug crime.
John is a Grade 4 prosecutor for the Crown Prosecution Service and is instructed in a wide variety of cases for both prosecution and defence. He has acted as a junior advocate in high profile murder trials.
He joined Iscoed Chambers as a tenant after successful completion of his pupillage and has developed a successful criminal practice in South West Wales.
John was instructed in May 2014 by the Department of International Development to train Magistrates and lawyers in the Eastern Caribbean in relation to Proceeds of Crime hearings.
Originally from Liverpool, John continues to support Liverpool FC and enjoys the odd round of golf.