R v SL (2018), Highbury Corner Youth Court:
SL was charged with two counts of Robbery and one count of Fraud. Successfully applied to have ID evidence excluded and, caused the Crown to offer no evidence on both robbery counts. Following a plea to the fraud charge, persuaded the court to impose a conditional discharge.
R v EM (2018), Huntingdon Youth Court:
EM faced four charges of common assault and one charge of criminal damage. Intermediary required as EM had serious difficulties with communication. At his first appearance he pleaded to one common assault and one criminal damage and the Crown dropped the other common assault charge. Persuaded the Court to impose a four-month referral order.
R v AW (2018), Stratford Magistrates Court:
AW had driven into the back of a black cab and this was witnessed by a civilian witness. He was charged with driving without due care and attention. After extensive cross-examination of the civilian witness and two police officers AW was acquitted.
R v ZH (2018), Hendon Magistrates Court:
ZH was charged with failing to provide a specimen. Managed to persuade the court to fine and disqualify him for fourteen days, rather than giving him points which would have led to an automatic revocation of his licence.
R v TS (2018), Willesden Magistrates Court:
Successfully argued exceptional hardship and therefore TS retained his licence.
R v ME (2018), Stratford Magistrates Court
Successfully defended ME who had been charged with possession of a bladed article.
R v AB (2018), Harrow Crown Court
Persuaded the Judge to make the sentences for the common assault offences committed whilst AB was serving an SSO concurrent to the SSO which was being activated.