News

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

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

Jury retires in Essex lorry manslaughter trial

After 10 weeks, the jury in the trial of the four suspects surrounding the deaths of 39 Vietnamese nationals, have retired to...

11th December 2020

Alisdair Williamson QC named Barrister of the Week by The Lawyer

Alisdair Williamson QC has been named ‘Barrister of the Week’ by The Lawyer, published 4th December. Alisdair recently...

4th December 2020

Ex-Freshfields partner wins High Court appeal against misconduct finding

In a landmark case on regulatory overreach, Alisdair Williamson QC has successfully overturned in the High Court, the SDT’s...

27th November 2020

Rachel Barnes Speaking At The Bar Conference Special International Session

Rachel Barnes is speaking today at 5.30pm at the Bar Conference special international session - 'Leading the Charge - Our...

19th November 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

Jane Humphryes QC

Chambers is sad to announce that Jane Humphryes QC will no longer practise at the Bar as she pursues other interests. Jane...

17th November 2020

Heads of Chambers Announcement

Chambers is pleased to announce that James Lewis QC and Hugo Keith QC have been appointed joint Head of Chambers. The...

12th November 2020