News: Trevor Burke QC

Trial of Dominic Chappell underway at Southwark Crown Court

The trial of businessman Dominic Chappell, accused of cheating the public revenue related to his bankrupt finance company,...

12th October 2020

BBC Asian Network editor found not guilty of ‘honest mistake’

BBC Asian Network's head of news has been found not guilty over the naming of a sexual abuse victim in a live radio...

21st January 2019

South Thanet election agent acquitted

Nathan Gray has been acquitted by a jury at Southwark Crown Court of offences of forgery and knowingly submitting a false...

14th December 2018

Businessman cleared of manslaughter

Aaron Brown, a prominent businessman, was today cleared of manslaughter by gross negligence. Trevor Burke QC represented...

23rd March 2017

Sun journalists acquitted in misconduct in public Office Trial

Four Sun journalists were acquitted on Friday at the Central Criminal Court of conspiring to commit misconduct in public...

23rd March 2015

Sun Journalist Nick Parker cleared of misconduct

Trevor Burke QC led Patrick Hill in the defence of The Sun's Chief Foreign Correspondent at the Central Criminal Court.

11th December 2014

Rebekah Brooks’ former PA found not guilty

Cheryl Carter, the former PA of Rebekah Brooks was found not guilty at the conclusion of the 8 month phone hacking trial. ...

24th June 2014

News of the World trial commences at the Old Bailey

The trial of eight defendants for allegations arising from the phone-hacking scandal, which led to the closure of the News Of...

30th October 2013

Nicholas Levene confiscation

A nominal confiscation order of £1 was made against Ponzi Scheme fraudster Nicholas Levene. Despite the Court finding that...

25th March 2013

Nick Levene sentenced for £32 million Ponzi Fraud

City trader Nick Levene pleaded guilty to a £32 million Ponzi scheme. Among his victims were leading business figures...

6th November 2012