The high profile case of Alex Hepburn, a professional cricketer with Worcestershire County Cricket Club, has concluded and the defendant was sentenced to 5 years imprisonment at Hereford Crown Court following an earlier trial at Worcester Crown Court.
Sarah Morris of 2KBW was instructed as junior to Miranda Moore QC by the Crown Prosecution Service.
Further details of the case can be found at https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hereford-worcester-48108278
The trial at Kingston Crown Court involves allegations of the illegal manufacture of firearms and ammunition. Guns and bullets produced at the factory were involved in a number of serious crimes across the country.
Further details can be found at https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-sussex-48111154 The trial continues.
Matthew Farmer is instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service.
We are sorry to have to announce that both Selwyn and Rachael have left 2KBW and the Bar. Both have been hard working members of Chambers over a number of years and we are very sorry to see them go. We wish them all the best for their futures and every success for whichever direction they decide to take.
We are delighted to announce that Ellie Sheahan has accepted an invitation to join chambers. Ellie will continue to develop her practice in crime.
Sarah Morris was instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service in the trial of professional cricketer Alex Hepburn.
The trial concluded last week with the jury convicting the accused of rape, the Judge adjourned sentence to a later date.
Sarah was led by Miranda Moore QC. Further details of the case can be found at https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hereford-worcester-47898105
Harper Marshall appeared in the Court of Appeal on 17th January 2019 on behalf of the appellant. The case involved a number of firearms offences and offences relating to possession of pornographic material, and was an appeal against sentence from Reading Crown Court.
Harper was instructed by the Registrar of the Court of Appeal (Criminal Division), the full Judgement can be seen at R v Nancarrow 2019 EWCA Crim 470
After a long and illustrious career Tony has decided to hang up his wig and retire from the Bar. Tony has been a loyal and popular member of Chambers for over 45 years and he will be sorely missed by all here, we wish him all the best for a long and happy retirement.
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