James Warnock has been convicted of the historic rape and murder of 17 year old Yiannoulla Yianni, who was found dead on her parents’ bed at their Hampstead family home in August 1982. Bill Emlyn Jones and Luke Ponte were Junior Counsel for the Prosecution. Click here to read the article from the Evening Standard
James Hines QC was lead trial counsel in the latest Libor trial brought by the SFO having been briefed in 2012. Jay Merchant, Jonathan Mathew and Alex Pabon were convicted of conspiracy to defraud in relation to Libor manipulation following a three months trial at Southwark Crown Court Peter Johnson had earlier pleaded guilty. They […]
We are delighted to announce that Ben Watson has been appointed to the Attorney General’s A Panel (civil). The appointment takes effect from 1st September 2016.
Congratulations to Saba Naqshbandi on her appointment as an Ordinary Bencher of the Middle Temple.
Congratulations to Ben Zelenka Martin, winner of this year’s Gray’s Inn Moot Competition, and of the Three Raymond Buildings Du Cann Prize for Excellence in Advocacy. Richard Du Cann QC was one of the foremost – and formidable – advocates of his generation, a student and later a Master of the Bench of Gray’s Inn, […]
Neil Saunders was a member of the prosecution team that saw the convictions of Martyn Dodgson and Andrew Hind after a four month jury trial at Southwark Crown Court Click here to read the article from the Guardian
An American citizen who was charged with the murder of his American Father in France from 35 years ago, has had the indictment quashed following a Defence application to Mr Justice Dingemans. James Hines QC and Ailsa Williamson represented the Defendant Click here to read the article from the Daily Mail
The Nightclub, Boujis, in South Kensington, known to be popular amongst celebrities, has avoided closure following a hearing at Kensington and Chelsea Town Hall. The Nightclub will now become a private members club and will be rebranded. Stephen Walsh QC represented Boujis Click here to read the article from the Evening Standard
The trial against fiver former Barclays employees has begun at Southwark Crown Court. The defendants are charged with conspiracy to defraud. James Hines QC is instructed to represent the Serious Fraud Office, Hugh Davies OBE QC and Kitty St Aubyn represent Jay Vijay Merchant Click here to read the article from the BBC
Patrick Gibbs QC represented Sir Harry Click here to read the news article from the BBC