Matthew Ralston

Matthew Ralston Represents Defendant Acquitted of Fraud

Matthew Ralston, instructed by Laura Plant of Goodall Barnett James Solicitors, acted for a 26-year-old defendant charged with fraud by false representation.

The defendant was alleged to have periodically made fraudulent transfers from a personal bank account belonging to her partner’s elderly Grandfather between August 2019 and May 2020.

Following detailed representations and legal arguments, the Crown offered no evidence on the day of trial.