Chambers welcome Harper Marshall (formally of Reeds solicitors) as a tenant from 3rd September 2018. We are also delighted that both Matilda Robinson-Murphy & Daniel Milner have accepted invitations to join chambers upon the successful completion of their pupillages as of the 1st October 2018.
Josh Scouller obtained the acquittal of a client charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm at the Central Criminal Court. Read More …
Following a 2 week trial at Winchester Crown Court, David Henwood was acquitted by the jury of a 2 count indictment alleging murder and manslaughter.
Mark Stevens appeared on behalf of the defence in a trial involving multiple counts of rape against a 14 year old girl over a period of 4 years.
Due to the age of the girl there was previously a ground rules hearing along with a significant amount of third party material.
Mark was able to secure acquittals on all counts.
Mark was instructed by M and N Solicitors, Birmingham.
In 2015, the client was convicted after trial of multiple counts of rape of a child under 13 and sentenced to 14 years imprisonment. In 2018, Oliver Weetch was instructed by Ashley Smith & Co to review the original case papers and advise on whether there may be arguable grounds of appeal against conviction. Read More …
Michael Shaw and Suki Dhadda successfully prosecute two men and one woman, for the sexual abuse and prostitution of six women committed over a period of twenty-two years in the Rugby and Coventry area. Read More …
David was called to the Bar in 1967 and was practising until his untimely death, a remarkable achievement for a remarkable man.
He will be missed by all.
A full tribute to him will follow once we have all come to terms with his passing.
Tahir Khan QC and Gary Venturi have completed the successful prosecution of Daryl Sampson, a man who murdered his father by stabbing. Further details of the case can be found at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-44072095
For more information please go to https://www.portsmouth.co.uk/news/crime/portsmouth-court-cases-adjourned-as-barristers-industrial-action-kicks-in-1-8489074
Tahir Khan QC is leading Gary Venturi for the Crown Prosecution Service in a trial at Birmingham Crown Court where a heroin addict is accused of murdering his father by stabbing him.
Further details of the case can be found at