Don Tait

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BA (Hons)
Year of call and Inn: 
1987; Inner Temple. Former solicitor: Admitted 1980. In private practice 1980 to 1983 and Senior Prosecuting Solicitor (Avon and Somerset Constabulary 1983 to 1987)
Professional Membership: 
Western Circuit; CBA
Recorder 2000 (Crown Court)
Practice Overview: 

Don Tait is a specialist criminal practitioner. He is a CPS panel advocate level 4 prosecutor and is on the approved list of counsel for the Attorney General (unified prosecuting list A).


Recommended for a purview of serious crime cases
Legal 500 2019

His practice covers high-profile fraud, homicide, and sexual offences cases
Legal 500 2017

He has recent experience in prosecuting and defending historic sexual abuse cases
Legal 500 2016

He has particular experience in multi-handed cases, including drugs conspiracies and burglaries
Legal 500 2015

Known for being able to assimilate vast amounts of evidence and present concise cases.
Legal 500 2014

Areas of Practice

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