Following a hearing of 9 days the SDT imposed a fine on Mr Beckwith for engaging in inappropriate sexual activity with a colleague when her judgment was impaired, the SDT refusing to make the more serious findings sought by the SRA. Alisdair Williamson QC appeared for Mr Beckwith. Click here for the article in The […]
Chambers are delighted to announce that Ciju Puthuppally & Ryan Dowding are now tenants of Three Raymond Buildings, following the successful completion of their pupillage.
In extradition proceedings brought by the Government of Azerbaijan, Hugo Keith QC and Ben Watson successfully represented Zamira Hajiyeva, the lady accused of massive expenditure in Harrods and against whom an Unexplained Wealth Order was made. Helen Malcolm QC represented the Government of Azerbaijan. Click here to read the article from the Telegraph
Former company executives of Saunders Electrical Wholesalers Ltd (SEWL) have been ordered to pay back over £7M of criminal proceeds following contested confiscation proceedings. They had previously been convicted of conspiracy to defraud. Rachel Barnes represented the Serious Fraud Office. Click here to read the article from the SFO Website
Rachel Barnes is speaking today on international sanctions and export controls at the English-Cypriot Law Day, Limassol, Cyprus. Click here for more details. On Tuesday 17 September, Rachel is speaking at the Jersey sanctions forum, St Helier. Click here for more details.
We are delighted to wish Ben Brandon well in his new role as a Partner at Mishcon de Reya and look forward to continuing to work closely together in our shared specialist fields.
We are delighted to announce that Nicholas Yeo has been appointed as a Recorder which will take effect from 16th September 2019.
Three members of Chambers, and Chambers, have been nominated for professional awards by Chambers & Partners for the UK Bar Awards. Patrick Gibbs QC has been nominated for Silk of the Year, with Kevin Baumber being nominated for Junior of the Year in the area of Professional Discipline. Sarah Le Fevre has been nominated for […]
Govia Thameslink Railway Limited was fined £1 million following the death of a passenger on the Gatwick Express. On a line with a proliferation of trackside objects, the company failed to conduct any assessment of the risks associated with passengers having access to droplight windows, leaving passengers at risk. Instructed by the Office of Rail […]
The inquests into the deaths of the terrorists who were shot dead by police firearms officers during the London Bridge and Borough Market attacks concluded today. These inquests followed immediately from the inquests into the eight victims who were tragically killed on London Bridge and at Borough Market. The jury returned conclusions of lawful killing […]