Shannon Woodley

Year of call:



2017 - Law LLB (Hons), University of Leeds, 1st Class

2019 - BPP Leeds, BPTC (LLM), Very Competent


2019 - Pupil at Park Square Barristers

2020 - Tenant at Park Square Barristers


2018 - Malcolm Wright Scholarship (Middle Temple)

2019 - BPP Criminal Litigation Award (highest grade)



Shannon is a Grade 1 Prosecutor and has dealt with a range of matters in this role, having prosecuted regularly in the Crown Court and the Magistrates Court.

Shannon has also defended in a range of matters from first hearings in the Magistrates Court to multi-handed sentencing hearings in the Crown Court. She also has experience of dealing with sensitive matters in the Youth Court and prides herself on her client care and ability to deal with a range of different people.

Shannon has a strong academic background in relation to Crime, having achieved the highest grade across the entirety of her cohort in the Criminal Litigation examination on the BPTC.

Contact Shannon’s clerks

Andrew Thornton on 0113 213 5202

Gina Hawkins on 0113 213 5205

Rebecca Wilson on 0113 213 5203

Hannah Dempsey on 0113 213 5211

Elaine Foster-Morgan on 0113 213 5217

Robyn Nichol on 0113 213 5253