Chris May is currently prosecuting an attempted murder trial at Maidstone Crown Court. The case involves allegations of a husband repeatedly stabbing his wife. The Defendant denies the charge of attempted murder, the alternative causing grievous bodily harm with intent and a charge of rape. Read more about the case here.

Chris is a heavyweight criminal barrister instructed in some of the most serious, and often high profile criminal cases either as the leading junior or sole advocate. 

Chris is ranked in Chambers and Partners (2017 & 2018 editions) as a leader in the field of crime at the London Bar. Chris is the head of the Criminal Team at 5SAH and he is the Senior of the Kent Bar Mess.