Emily Lauchlan, instructed by Morgan Pirone of Kidwells Solicitors, represents a 68 year old male, at Worcester Crown Court, who was acquitted of sexual offences committed over a 2 year period against a female with learning disabilities whilst acting as her carer.
The UNODC invited Jessica Tate to speak at a regional meeting convened by the United Nation’s Office on Drugs and Crime and the Attorney General’s Office of the Republic of Indonesia. The meeting’s focus was “Strengthening Cooperation to Successfully Investigate and Prosecute Crimes that affect the Environment in Southeast Asia.” The meeting was designed to [...]
Following a 4-week trial at Reading Crown Court, Anu Mohindru QC and Sophie Murray, instructed by Mark Phillips at Phillips Osborne Solicitors, represented a 19-year-old, who was unanimously acquitted of murder and perverting the course of justice. The defendant was accused, along with three others, of being a part of a deliberate, murderous attack which involved the fatal stabbing [...]
On 15th August 2022, Daniel Harrison appeared before HHJ Paul Thomas QC at Swansea Crown Court, where he pleaded guilty to manslaughter due to Diminished Responsibility. William Hughes QC, leading Carina Hughes of CPS Swansea, appeared on behalf of the Prosecution. In this tragic case, the defendant was found to be suffering from paranoid schizophrenia at [...]
Following a 5-week trial at Nottingham CC, Alex Belfield, a former BBC Radio Presenter, was convicted of 4 offences of Stalking. Mr Belfield was convicted of two charges for Stalking causing serious alarm or distress of Bernard Spedding (aka Bernie Keith) - a broadcaster on BBC Radio Northampton, and Ben Hewis - a videographer. He [...]
Alexandra Healy QC and Benjamin Waidhofer, instructed by Hanisha Godhania and Mel Kelemework at ABV Solicitors acted for a 15-year-old charged with murder. Following a three-week trial, the defendant was unanimously acquitted of that charge. The preparation of the case required a forensic analysis of CCTV footage and a wealth of material which had been disclosed [...]
Anu Mohindru Q.C., together with Szilvia Booker, at a hearing on 22/07/22 before the Common Sergeant at the Central Criminal Court secured bail for Beatrice EKWEREMADU, the wife of the former Nigerian Deputy Senate leader Ike EKWEREMADU, who is charged together with her husband and Obina Obeta, said to be a middleman in relation to [...]
We are delighted to announce that Gabriella Lewis has accepted an offer of tenancy following the completion of her pupillage. We are very pleased to welcome Gaby and wish her all the very best in her future career with chambers.