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Tori Adams

Year of call: 2016

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Tori welcomes instructions in all areas of chambers’ practice including crime, immigration, family, personal injury, property and housing and general civil.



Tori’s criminal practice involves defending in trials in the Magistrates’ Court, Youth Court and Crown Court on behalf of clients charged with various offences, including violent crime, and has gained significant experience of dealing with vulnerable clients. Tori also defends in road traffic matters including special reasons and exceptional hardship arguments. Tori is CPS grade 1 and has prosecuted in a number of cases, including appeals against conviction in the Crown Court.

Family Law

Tori accepts instructions in all private and public family law matters and regularly acts in private law children work, including in applications for Prohibited Steps Orders, Non-Molestation Orders and Child Arrangements Orders. Her experience includes cases involving vulnerable individuals and allegations of domestic abuse. Tori also has experience of acting in financial remedies cases and providing written Opinions on the same.

Immigration Law 

Tori regularly acts in immigration proceedings before the First-Tier Tribunal, including in bail applications, asylum appeals and deportation appeals. She has experience of advisory work and drafting grounds of appeal.

Property and General Civil

Tori has a keen interest in, and experience of, acting in claims involving human right breaches in relation to prisoners, including breaches of Article 9 and Article 5 rights. Tori welcomes both advisory and court work in these areas.

Tori has experience appearing in landlord and tenant disputes in the County Court and has been instructed by Local Authorities and private landlords in cases involving rent arrears, possession and disrepair claims. Tori has also acted in contractual disputes on behalf of both the Claimant and the Defendant. Tori welcomes drafting and advisory work.

Personal Injury

Tori accepts instructions in personal injury cases on behalf of both Claimants and Defendants. Tori regularly appears in the County Court on multi track hearings, fast track trials, MOJ Stage 3 cases, including those involving credit hire, and small claims hearings. Tori also undertakes drafting and advisory work.

Education Law

Tori sits as a Clerk to the Panel in schools’ admissions appeals.


Tori completed her law degree at the University of Exeter and the BPTC at the University of Law. She then worked as a paralegal, gaining experience in various practice areas including personal injury, commercial litigation, crime and family.

Tori also volunteered as a tribunal representative through IPSEA, supporting and representing parents of children with Special Educational Needs.

She was called to the Bar by Inner Temple in 2016.


Bar Professional Training Course, University of Law

LLB Law, University of Exeter

Professional Memberships

Family Law Bar Association

Criminal Bar Association

Human Rights Lawyers Association

Bar Human Rights Committee

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