Gary Wood

Year of call:

2019 (Solicitor 2009)


2003-2006 - University of Teeside - 2.1 LLB (Hons)

2006-2007 - College of Law (York) - Legal Practice Course


2009 - Admitted as a Solicitor

2009 - Solicitor at Appleby Hope and Matthews

2010 - Higher Rights of Audience (Criminal Proceedings)

2019 - Called to the Bar (Gray's Inn)

2020 - Old Court Chambers merged with PSQB

Gary is keen to expand his regulatory and public law practice and has an interest in prosecutions brought by the police and local authorities in relation to applications for Closure Orders.

He has regularly defended clients who have appeared in the County Court accused of breaching civil injunctions where such breaches carry the risk of imprisonment.

During his practice as a solicitor, Gary regularly represented clients detained under the Mental Health Act at mental health tribunals and at hospital managers meetings. Gary welcomes instructions to represent clients at mental health tribunals.

Contact Gary’s clerks

Dan Foulger on 01642 232523

Claire Gibson on 01642 232523

Emma Gibson on 01642 232523