Grace Ong prosecutes married nursery worker for underage sex

The defendant is accused of five counts of engaging in sexual activity with a boy beginning when the victim was 13 years old. The matter came to light when the defendant later had a child which was found to share DNA with the victim in the case.

The trial is currently being heard at Reading Crown Court before HHJ Clarke QC, Miss Ong is instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service Thames & Chiltern.

Further details of the case can be found at

Members of 2KBW involved in high profile terrorist trial

Mohiussunnath Chowdhury and his sister, Sneha Chowdhury, were convicted of terrorism offences following a lengthy trial at Woolwich Crown Court before HHJ Lees QC. The defendants were accused of planning attacks on tourist sites around London following an earlier acquittal on other terrorism offences.

Marion Smullen led Mumin Hashim, and Gulam Ahmed was junior to Simon Csoka QC, all instructed by Shofna Begum of Stuart Begum Solicitors.

Further details of the trial can be found in the links below:


William Mousley QC and Alex Kettle-Williams secure murder conviction

William Mousley QC and Alex Kettle-Williams have secured the unanimous conviction of a man who murdered his victim before setting fire to her home in which she laid in an attempt to conceal the evidence and her body. The trial was heard over 3 weeks before Mr Justice Garnham at Winchester Crown Court.  Brendan Rowan-Davies, who repeatedly sliced the throat of his victim in a sexually motivated and sadistic attack, was sentenced to life imprisonment with a minimum term of 30 years.

Counsel were instructed by CPS Wessex. Further details can be found here:

Angus Robertson has retired from the Bar

After a long and very successful career spanning over 40 years, Angus has decided to hang up his wig and gown and retire from the Bar.

Angus was a very popular Grade 4 Prosecutor and he will be missed, not only by us at 2KBW, but those that regularly instructed him.

We wish him all the best for a long and happy retirement.

Tenancy Opportunities

2kbw Logo
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 14%; group applications would be considered.

Please contact our Senior Clerk Daren Milton on 020 7353 1746 or 

Chambers Newsletter

View Newsletter Archive »