News: Matthew Butt QC

Matthew Butt appointed Bencher of Gray’s Inn

Congratulations to Matthew Butt on his appointment as a Bencher of Gray's Inn.

6th December 2017

Police officers cleared of misconduct following the death of Henry Hicks

Four police officers were cleared today of all misconduct charges relating to the death of Henry Hicks on 19.12.14. Henry...

20th October 2017

Three Raymond Buildings and Matthew Butt nominated for Chambers & Partners Bar Awards

Three Raymond Buildings has been nominated for the crime set of the year and Matthew Butt has been nominated as criminal...

12th September 2017

Lawful Killing conclusion in James Fox Inquest

After a four week inquest a jury returned a conclusion of lawful killing in relation to the death of James Fox. Mr Fox was...

26th September 2016

Times Lawyer of the week – Matthew Butt

Click here to read the article from The Times where Matthew Butt has been named 'Lawyer of the week'....

22nd September 2016

Colonel Kumar Lama Acquitted

Following an eight week trial at the Central Criminal Court, Colonel Kumar Lama was acquitted of a count of torture allegedly...

6th September 2016

Steven N’Zonzi acquitted

Professional footballer Steven N'Zonzi, who plays for Sevilla in La Liga was acquitted of an allegation of common assault at...

22nd December 2015

Chessington World of Adventures fined £150,000 over Health & Safety Breach

Chessington World of Adventures has been fined £150,000 and ordered to pay £21,000 in costs by Guildford Crown Court in...

13th January 2015

Court of Appeal rules in firearms case

The Court of Appeal has allowed an appeal brought by the Crown Prosecution Service relating to the definition of prohibited...

9th December 2014

Senior police officer acquitted of thirty counts of fraud

A former Detective Chief Inspector in the Ministry of Defence Police was acquitted of thirty counts of fraud after a four...

12th September 2014