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James Lewis QC named Lawyer of the Week by The Times newspaper

James Lewis QC has been named Lawyer of the Week by The Times, published 13th February. This is the second time he has been...

13th February 2020

Sarah Le Fevre appointed Assistant Coroner for Gwent

Our warmest congratulations go to Sarah Le Fevre on her appointment as Assistant Coroner for Gwent, sitting at Newport...

6th February 2020

Rachel Barnes and Ryan Dowding on account freezing and forfeiture orders

Rachel Barnes and Ryan Dowding's article in Archbold Review considers the rise in POCA Account Freezing Orders and Account...

6th February 2020

Airbus enters into historic global resolution of bribery and corruption allegations

On 31 January 2020, multinational aerospace corporation Airbus SE entered into settlement agreements with the UK's Serious...

31st January 2020

Police Federation call for change after officer acquitted

The Met Police Federation has said trial by social media is undermining legitimate use of force after DC Rowley was...

24th January 2020

Matthew Butt appointed Queen’s Counsel

Our warmest congratulations go to Matthew Butt on his appointment as Queen's Counsel, which will take effect from 16th March...

16th January 2020

Woman found guilty of ‘Medieval duel’ murder of ex husband

Following a 4 week trial at Kingston Crown Court, Asta Juskauskiene was found guilty of murder after she arranged for her...

13th January 2020

Officer cleared of giving student protestor brain injury

A City of London police officer was cleared of all wrongdoing at a gross misconduct hearing concerning a brain injury...

13th December 2019

Court of Appeal reduce sentence in sexual assault case from 8 years to 5 years

Ailsa Williamson represented the Appellant in this successful appeal against sentence which raised issues about the meaning...

9th December 2019

Hugo Keith QC, Neil Saunders and 3RB nominated for Legal 500 Awards

Hugo Keith QC has been nomintated for criminal QC of the year, Neil Saunders has been nominated for criminal junior of the...

27th November 2019