News: Public Law

Patrick Gibbs QC & Ben Summers win Legal 500 Awards

Chambers are delighted to announce that Patrick Gibbs QC & Ben Summers have both won Legal 500 Awards for Public Law Silk...

3rd January 2019

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

Operation Elveden case at Old Bailey

A police officer and family member appeared at the Old Bailey charged with Conspiracy to Commit Misconduct in Public Office,...

7th February 2014

PC Keith Wallis charged in relation to ‘Plebgate’

PC Keith Wallis charged with misconduct in public office over 'Plebgate' allegations. Patrick Gibbs QC has been instructed...

20th December 2013

Hugh Davies QC and Clair Dobbin instructed on behalf of ‘Plebgate’ officers

Hugh Davies QC and Clair Dobbin were instructed on behalf of three Police Federation officers following their initial...

6th November 2013

Judicial Review of officer reinstatement successfully resisted

The Administrative Court dismissed a judicial review brought challenging the reinstatement of a police Inspector on appeal...

20th June 2013

Teenager wins ruling on detention of 17 year olds

In a test case brought by a south London teenager against both the Secretary of State for the Home Department and the...

25th April 2013

Former Council Leader found guilty of misconduct in a public office

Sandy Ezekiel, a former Kent council leader has been sentenced to 18 months in jail after being found guilty of four charges...

1st March 2013