Paul Abrahams

Year of call:



2001 - LLB (Hons) Sheffield

BVC Nottingham Law School


2004 - Tenant at Old Court Chambers, Middlesbrough

2019 - Door tenant at PSQB

2020 - Old Court Chambers merges with Park Square Barristers


CPS Grade 4 Prosecutor

Approved Rape Prosecutor


Member of the North Eastern Circuit

North Eastern Circuit Teesside Mess Junior

2012 - North Eastern Circuit Junior

Member of the Criminal Bar Association

Paul has extensive experience in dealing with serious sexual offences, particularly cases involving vulnerable and young witnesses. His ability to handle victims and witnesses in a sensitive, thoughtful and caring manner is well regarded. He also deals with cases involving serious violence, such as Manslaughter and Attempt Murder, complex fraud and organised crime conspiracies. He prides himself on his preparation and case handling.

Paul not only has prosecution experience but has extensive experience in handling the most serious of Defence cases, involving Attempt Murder, Manslaughter, S.18, Rape and complex organised crime prosecutions and frequently appears as the lead Defendant in multi handed cases. He has also been led in seven murder cases.


Contact Paul’s clerks

Dan Foulger on 01642 232523

Claire Gibson on 01642 232523

Emma Gibson on 01642 232523