All Nexus Barristers:
Fraud Bribery & Corruption
Business & Financial Crime
Regulatory & Disciplinary work
Serious & complex Criminal Defence
‘Annette Henry QC is a naturally gifted lawyer whose meticulous preparation and Court room style is a masterclass in advocacy. Miss Henry’s successes, time and time again, are testament to her level ofcommitment to cases and her enduring sense of fairness and justice.’ Professional Client
‘If it wasn’t for your brilliance, my life would have been shattered’. Lay Client
Annette is a first rate defender, always going above and beyond for case and client. A committed defender for her entire career, she has secured many unlikely acquittals over the years. She has a very impressive back catalogue of leading defence cases. Long renowned for her specialist work in the area of mental health law, she has an exceptional ability to relate to people and juries however difficult or challenging the circumstances may be. A consummate professional with complete integrity, she instils trust and confidence in all, wherever they are positioned in the courtroom. She has thrived in silk and the demand for her services and the quality of her practice continues
unabated. This is wholly unsurprising given her proven track record and appeal with professional and lay clients alike.
Annette has been the recipient of many personal letters of thanks from her clients keen to express their gratitude to her and freely giving plaudits for her work on their behalf.
Some of the many comments from professional and lay clients include:
Annette has always been and continues to be instructed in the most serious, difficult, high profile and challenging cases most often combined with unusual or idiosyncratic features.
Mental Health Review Tribunal President 2001 – 2013
Mental Health Act Commissioner: Broadmoor Visiting Team and Patient Deaths Investigator 1995 -2001
Author of the Mental Health Referencer 1997
Annette continues to successfully combine top level fraud cases and white-collar crime with the most serious and heavyweight murder/manslaughter, drugs and other top level criminal cases. She has a wealth of experience including cases with cross cultural, cross jurisdictional issues and the most complex disclosure issues confronting the modern day courts.
Fraud and Financial Regulation