We are delighted to welcome Steven Perian QC to chambers. Steven joins our expanding Crime Team and adds experience and depth to our QC group.
Grace was invited to appear on the BBC programme this morning to participate in a discussion about rape victims who are allegedly told not to seek counselling before any trial in fear that the trial might be prejudiced. The programme can be viewed by following this link https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m0005hpp/victoria-derbyshire-30052019
We are delighted to welcome Grace Ong to chambers. Grace is a well respected and senior barrister, and she joins and strengthens our expanding crime team.
Robin represented England international Danny Drinkwater of Chelsea Football Club at Stockport Magistrates where he faced a charge of drink driving.
The case was disposed of by way of a community order and a driving ban.
Robin was instructed by Mark Bateman of Archerfield Partners, further details of the case can be found at https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-48253793
Chambers of William Mousley QC
Chambers are keen to recruit good quality individuals to add strength and depth to each of our teams across all disciplines.
Family Law Team
Chambers has vacancies for practitioners at all levels in both Public & Private Law due to a significant increase in workload particularly in Hampshire, Dorset and the South of England.
Civil Law Team
We encourage applications from established practitioners of over 5 years call and are able to offer practice development in a number of our specialist areas.
Criminal Law Team
Applications are sought for those with at least 5 years experience. Practitioners with a CPS Grading of 3 or 4 would be of particular interest to join our London based Criminal Team.
Chambers contributions are set at just 15%; group applications would be considered.
Please contact our Senior Clerk Daren Milton on 020 7353 1746 or Daren@2kbw.com
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