Our Team

Stefan Bisson


Stefan is an experienced barrister in criminal and civil law. He defends and prosecutes, predominantly in the Crown Courts but also in the Magistrates’ and Youth Courts. Stefan is instructed in trials involving serious violence, drug offences, sexual offences and fraud. As well as acting as junior alone, he has experience as a led junior in complex criminal proceedings.

Prior to his call to the Bar, Stefan worked as a litigation paralegal at White & Case LLP, Wilmer Hale and Boies Schiller Flexner. There, he dealt with complex investor state arbitration disputes as well as complex and high profile matters in the Commercial Court and Court of Appeal. Whilst working as a paralegal he was instructed to draft witness statements and expert reports in London, Paris and Geneva. Stefan has been instructed as disclosure counsel on a number of high profile cases including Project Magellan and the IBI Inquiry. He was recently involved in an international high value civil claim, led by Alun Jones QC, representing a government authority in a $9bn fraud at the High Court in London.

Stefan’s wider expertise include preparing appeals against sentences and convictions and various orders including Sexual Harm Prevention Orders, Stalking Protection Orders, Football Banning Orders and ASBO’s.

Stefan is well respected in the profession as a persuasive, commanding advocate who combines approachability, meticulous case preparation, and tactical skill on behalf of his clients.