News

Doctor cleared by MPTS of sexual assualts on female patient
On 16th February, the MPTS cleared a doctor of sexual assault on a 65 year old female patient. The Doctor was represented by Miles Bennett, instructed by Katherine Sheldrick of Hempsons and supported by the MDU. The...
16 February 2017

Court of Appeal Gives Landmark Trafficking Judgment
Ben Douglas-Jones appeared for the Crown, led by John McGuinness QC, in Joseph et al. [2017] EWCA Crim 36, where...
09 February 2017

Trio sentenced to more than 17 years imprisonment for armed robbery

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07 February 2017

Trader Convicted of Unfair Practices
Andrew Johnson, leading Carolina Bracken, prosecuted a businessman who pleaded guilty to three offences of unfair trading,...
03 February 2017

Alessandro Gherzi Acquitted
Tom Allen QC instructed by John Milner of IBB Solicitors secured the acquittal of Alessandro Gherzi, who was accused of two counts of conspiracy to defraud, two counts of conspiracy to commit fraud by false representation...
26 January 2017

Kayleigh’s Love Story
Kayleigh’s Love Story is a film about last 13 days of the life of 15-year-old Leicestershire schoolgirl Kayleigh Haywood, who was groomed online by Luke Harlow, a man she had never met, before...
26 January 2017

Extensions of Time and Changes in Law: The Need for Substantial Injustice

Ben Douglas-Jones appeared for the Crown and Andrew Johnson appeared for the applicant in Ordu, where the Court of Appeal (Criminal...
23 January 2017