R v YDK & Others (Snaresbrook CC): Instructed as junior counsel in a five-month multi-handed trial concerning the kidnap and torture of a middle-man following a failed drugs deal.
R v SG & Others (Guildford CC): Secured the acquittal of a Royal Mail employee charged with conspiracy to steal from the post.
R v BH (Bristol CC): Represented a defendant charged with possession with intent to supply, having been caught entering Glastonbury Festival with various Class A substances amounting to over £1,000, a large amount of cash, some self-seal bags and a set of scales. The defendant pleaded guilty on the basis of social supply, he was successful in the subsequent Newton Hearing and received a suspended sentence.
R v KM (Warwick CC): Represented a nineteen-year-old of good character charged with possession with intent to supply, having been stopped by police with half a kilo of cannabis in his car amounting to nearly £3,000. The defendant pleaded guilty on the basis of ownership of only half the cannabis and social supply. This basis was accepted and he received a suspended sentence.