William Clegg QC is a lawyer in England specialising in serious crime. He is head of chambers at 2 Bedford Row and has fought more than 100 murder cases - more than anyone else currently practising at the English Bar.
Mixes the excitement of the courtroom and some practical tips on the advocacy with the more mundane life of the working lawyer. - Sunday TimesThis breezy account of life as a barrister dealing with some of the most important cases in recent British history is enjoyable and addictive. - New Books magazineThis is a gripping memoir from one of our country's greatest jury advocates, offering a fascinating, no-holds-barred tour behind the scenes of some of the most famous criminal cases of modern times. - The Secret BarristerCountless veteran lawyers have produced page-tuners based in the fictional world of law, but in Under the Wig William Clegg, QC, has distilled his extraordinary life in the criminal courtroom into a yarn equally as gripping. - The Times