News: James Hines QC

Jake Rollinson found guilty of the murder of Joe Whitchurch

Following a 2 week trial at Nottingham Crown Court, Jake Rollinson was found guilty of murder. Mr Rollinson, a small time...

2nd September 2021

The Metropolitan Police seize record £114m worth of Cryptocurrency

The Metropolitan Police have confiscated £114m in Cryptocurrency as part of an ongoing money laundering investigation. This...

6th July 2021

Zabalotnyi v Hungary and the impact of the Supreme Court’s judgment

Ben Brandon of Mishcon de Reya and James Hines QC have discussed the impact of the judgment in the matter of Zabolotnyi v The...

21st May 2021

Zabolotnyi v The Mateszalka District Court, Hungary [2021] UKSC 14

The Supreme Court dismissed the appeal of Oleksandr Zabolotnyi. James Hines QC appeared on behalf of the Respondent,...

4th May 2021

Zabolotnyi (Appellant) v The Mateszalka District Court, Hungary (Respondent)

The Supreme Court will today hear the appeal of Oleksandr Zabolotnyi. This case concerns the approach to be taken in...

23rd February 2021

The Circuiteer – News from the South Eastern Circuit (December 2020)

James Hines QC has published an article in the latest edition of the Circuiteer discussing the importance of jury trials and...

15th January 2021

SFO Prosecution Counsel Panel appointments

Chambers warmly congratulates those newly, and re-appointed, to the latest SFO Panel Counsel teams. The full list of...

6th January 2021

Bar Council’s English-Cypriot Law Day in Limassol, Cyprus

James Hines QC addressed delegates on internal fraud investigations and unexplained wealth orders.

8th September 2017

Cambridge graduate jailed after breaching court order concerning stolen trade secrets

James Lewis QC, James Hines QC and Rachel Scott acted for Trenchant Ltd as private prosecutors in this case brought against...

20th January 2017

Convictions in the latest Libor trial brought by the SFO

James Hines QC was lead trial counsel in the latest Libor trial brought by the SFO having been briefed in 2012. Jay...

12th July 2016