10.10.17

Officers cleared of gross misconduct over the death of a mental health patient

The Panel hearing the Gross Misconduct Hearing for six of the officers involved in the restraint of Olaseni Lewis at the Bethlem Hospital in 2010 found that all allegations against all six officers were not proved. Michael Borrelli QC and Ailsa Williamson represented all six officers at this four week hearing. Click here to read […]

07.10.17

Defendants convicted in £10 Million cocaine conspiracy

Following an 8 week trial at Kingston Crown Court, All defendants were convicted in a trial concerning the importation of 100kg of cocaine through corrupt baggage handlers at Heathrow Airport. Luke Ponte represented the Prosecution. Click here to read the article from the Daily Mail

02.10.17

New Tenant – Genevieve Woods

Chambers are delighted to announce that Genevieve Woods is now a tenant of Three Raymond Buildings, following the successful completion of her pupillage.

29.09.17

Corruption and Misuse of Public Office Book released

The 3rd edition of Corruption and Misuse of Public Office by Oxford University Press was released 29th September 2017. Authors; Colin Nicholls QC, Tim Daniel, Alan Bacarese, James Maton and John Hatchard.

27.09.17

Peter Ferdinand acquitted of conspiracy to bribe

Hugo Keith QC and Rachel Kapila acted for Peter Ferdinand in the SFO’s latest case of overseas bribery. Mr Ferdinand was acquitted by a jury at Southwark Crown Court of conspiracy to bribe. The remaining defendants, and the company for which he worked, pleaded guilty Click here to read the article from the Daily Mail¬†

09.08.17

Double murderer and “PC Fantasist” convicted

Jason Marshall has been convicted of murder, after CCTV was discovered showing his torture and asphyxiation of a man he had met via a gay dating website. Bill Emlyn Jones appeared for the prosecution.  

03.08.17

“Three Musketeer” jihadi terrorists jailed for life

After a 96 day Old Bailey trial, four terrorists have been convicted and given life sentences for planning a bomb and knife attack to be carried out in the UK. William Emlyn Jones was junior prosecution counsel. Click here to read the article from the BBC