News: Ben Watson

William Emlyn Jones, Clair Dobbin & Ben Watson appointed Queen’s Counsel

Our warmest congratulations go to William Emlyn Jones, Clair Dobbin & Ben Watson on their appointment as Queen’s...

17th December 2020

R (Charles & Dunn) v Foreign Secretary

Ben Watson was instructed for the Foreign Secretary (led by Sir James Eadie QC) in a judicial review arising out of the...

17th December 2020

Russian airline extradition case

The extradition hearing has commenced in relation to the airline manager accused of fraud in connection with the collapse of...

18th November 2020

Landmark Unexplained Wealth Order case

The Court of Appeal dismissed an application by the National Crime Agency for permission to appeal a judgment of the High...

22nd June 2020

Zamira Hajiyeva

In extradition proceedings brought by the Government of Azerbaijan, Hugo Keith QC and Ben Watson successfully represented...

27th September 2019

Politically motivated extradition request by Turkey refused

Westminster Magistrates' Court discharged three men alleged to be leaders of the Gulenist movement. The court found that the...

28th November 2018

Seminar: Protecting Clients Before Charge

Three Raymond Buildings hosted a crime seminar which took place on 21st November at The Clubhouse Holborn addressing critical...

22nd November 2018

High Court hears the first ever Unexplained Wealth Order

The High Court today heard a challenge to the first ever Unexplained Wealth Order. The order had originally been sought and...

6th August 2018

Ben Watson appointed to Attorney General’s A Panel

We are delighted to announce that Ben Watson has been appointed to the Attorney General’s A Panel (civil). The appointment...

5th July 2016

Bloody Sunday soldiers win judicial review of the Police Service of Northern Ireland

The Lord Chief Justice has ruled it would be unlawful for the Police Service of Northern Ireland to arrest any of the former...

18th December 2015