Some reported appeal and judicial review cases since becoming Queen’s Counsel:
Clarke and others v The State  UKPC 21 (Privy Council) – Scope of cross examination as to credit in multi handed murder trial.
Miah and Ors  EWCA Crim 1494 – Second appeal after CCRC reference. Fresh evidence of co-defendant exculpating Appellants.
Ferdinand and Ors  EWCA Crim 1243 – Reliability of expert evidence on podiatry.
Ackerley v Her Majesty’s Attorney General for the Isle of Man  UKP 26 (Privy Council) – Appeal by autistic youth based on fresh evidence.
Bonnett Taylor v The Queen  UKP 8 (Privy Council) – Murder. Important evidence not called at trial. Jury irregularity.
Mahil and Ors v Regina  EWCA Crim 673 – Appeal by medical student convicted of GBH.
Clinton v Regina  EWCA Crim 2 – Murder conviction quashed. Leading case on loss of control defence.
Suleman v Regina  EWCA Crim 2 – Arson. Bad character evidence.
Joof and Christie v Regina  EWCA Crim 1475 – Convictions for murder quashed because of serious non-disclosure.
Omar Grieves and Ors v The Queen  UKPC 39 (Privy Council) – 4 handed murder case. Jury directions as to identification.
Marsh  All ER (D) 231 (Dec) – Murder of wife arranged by text message.
Miah and others  All ER (D) 61 (Dec) – Murder. Joint enterprise.
State v John  5 LRC 259 (Privy Council) – Murder. Issues re identification and inducements to an accomplice witness.
Lebon and another v Aqua Salt Co Ltd  1 BCLC 549 (Privy Council) – Civil appeal in Mauritius land dispute.
Secretary of State for the Home Department v AV (proceedings under the Prevention of Terrorism Act 2005)  All ER (D) 227 (Apr) – Control order.
R (on the application of Mohamed) v Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs  All ER (D) 123 (Aug) – Amicus Curiae.
Muirhead v R  2 LRC 534 (Privy Council) – Jamaican murder conviction quashed because of serious errors by trial counsel.
Maye v The Queen  UKPC 36 (Privy Council) – Murder conviction quashed where separate trials of two accused had caused injustice.
Smith v R  2 LRC 428 (Privy Council) – Murder. Identification issues.
Roden and another  All ER (D) 322 (Apr) – CCRC referral in notorious double murder case.
Mackin  All ER (D) 97 (Aug) – CCRC referral. Fresh evidence.
Alibhai and others  All ER (D) 573 (Mar) – Appeal on numerous grounds in massive counterfeiting case “The Microsoft Case”.
Phillips  2 Cr.App.R. 35 – Leading case on admissibility of background evidence.
Nolan  All ER (D) 609 – Disclosure in identification cases.
AG’s Ref no 6 of 2000  All ER (D) 609 – Minimum term on discretionary life sentence.
Ex parte Kaur  All ER (D) 779 – Estreating bail recognisances.
Ex parte Mortimor and Brown  1 WLR 17 – Practice and procedure on importations of dutiable goods.
Williams and others v R  2 WLR 910 (Privy Council)– Classification under Jamaican law of murders as capital or non-capital.
Ex parte Hill  3 WLR 1011 – Appeared for the South African government in first post apartheid extradition from UK.
Ex parte Asif  STC 611 – Leading case on power of Customs to compel disclosure of banking information.
Mears v R  1 WLR 818 Privy Council – Leading case on judge’s unfair comments to jury. Conviction for murder quashed.
Hewitt and Davis 95 Cr. App. R 19 – Leading case on observation posts.
Ex parte Chinoy  1 AER 317 – Bank of Credit and Commerce International manager involved in money laundering. Appeared for US Government.