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Megan Cox

Call: 2022

    Email: Megan Cox

    Education and scholarships

    • Law LLB 1st Class (Hons) – University of Liverpool
    • Lincoln’s Inn Mary MacMurray Scholarship
    • BTC (83% – Very Competent) – BPP Manchester
    • Masters of Law (LLM) in Legal Practice (Distinction) – BPP Manchester



    • Criminal Bar Association
    • Family Law Bar Association
    • Northern Circuit
    • Lincoln’s Inn


    Areas of Practice

    Miss Cox was called to the Bar by the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn in July 2022.

    Miss Cox joined chambers in 2023 after successfully completing a common law pupillage under the supervision of Mr Nick Cockrell.



    Miss Cox accepts instructions in all areas of criminal law. Miss Cox frequently acts for both the prosecution and defence in a wide range of matters in the Crown and Magistrates’ courts. Recent cases involve sexual offences, drugs and assault. Miss Cox also accepts instructions in the Youth Court for a range of matters.



    Public Law

    Miss Cox represents parents, children and Local Authorities in public law proceedings. She has experience of cases involving physical abuse, sexual abuse, domestic violence and neglect. Miss Cox has experience in deprivation of liberty applications under the Court’s inherent jurisdiction.


    Private Law

    Miss Cox also regularly represents parents in private law proceedings including applications for child arrangements orders, prohibited steps orders, non-molestation orders and occupation orders.


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