Eve George

Year of Call: 1997

Eve George is an experienced criminal and family barrister. She is instructed to defend in serious criminal cases. Eve is instructed in all areas of family law and has a loyal following of solicitors.

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Eve specialises in criminal defence and all aspects of family law.

Eve is instructed in serious criminal cases, both alone or led. She is instructed in all areas of family law, representing parents, grandparents and children in both Public and Private proceedings.

Additional Information

  • Eve is a trained Pupil Supervisor.


  • Eve speaks both Greek (fluent) and French (conversational).

Professional Memberships

  • The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple.
  • Criminal Bar Association.
  • Family Bar Association.

Family, Children & International Family + View All Specialist Areas

Eve is instructed in all areas of family law, representing parents, grandparents and children (through their Guardian ad Litem) in both Public and Private proceedings.

Her experience includes cases involving allegations of physical, emotional, sexual abuse and neglect.

Eve has a particularly interest in Private Law matters involving domestic violence and implacable hostility.

She is experienced in cases falling under the Family Law Act in particular, non-molestation injunctions and occupation orders.  Eve regularly receives instructions involving financial relief and divorce.

"I have instructed Miss George for in excess of 8 years. She has always been my 'go to' counsel...Her analytical skills together with her straight talking, no nonsense approach has gained her the trust of those clients who greatly benefit from her honesty and advice."

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Cases of Note


R v W & 6 Others

Defending W: 6 weeks conspiracy to supply drugs trial.

R v R & 2 Others

Junior defending R in a murder. R was acquitted.

R v S

Defending 11 counts historical sex (hung jury July 2018). Retrial March 2019 (S acquitted of 5 counts, hung jury on 6). Crown offer no evidence on remaining 6 counts.

R v B

Defending S18 GBH. B was acquitted.

R v P

Defending Sexual Assault. P was acquitted.

R v N & 3 Others

Conspiracy to supply drugs. 7 weeks cut-throat trial.


K v K (

Contested divorce case.

Re D

Care proceedings representing a parent with learning disabilities.

H v H

Contact hearing concerning allegations of serious domestic violence.

Re K

Care proceedings acting for the official solicitor concerning serious sexual abuse and neglect.

Re H

Care proceedings (baby shaking) acting for grandfather.