3 June 2016 Sally Fudge appointed District Judge Furnival Chambers is delighted to announce that Sally Fudge has been appointed to be a District Judge. The Lord Chief Justice has deployed her to the Midland Circuit, based at Leicester Magistrates’ Court with effect from 9 June 2016. https://www.judiciary.gov.uk/announcements/district-judge-magistrates-courts-fudge/ 25 May 2016 Kieran Galvin successfully defends Midwife S before the Nursing and Midwifery Council Kieran Galvin defended Midwife S at a 5 day hearing before the NMC.  S faced five charges, principally relating to dishonesty regarding the completion of medical records. All the contested charges were found Not Proven. S received a 9 months conditions of practice order for the one matter she admitted. 24 May 2016 Michelle Fawcett secures convictions in organised crime gang cocaine supply case See link below for details http://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/drugs-gang-who-flooded-north-london-with-cocaine-jailed-for-nearly-50-years-a3158036.html 24 May 2016 Emma Smith and Michelle Fawcett successfully prosecute a £1.4 million fraud against a global sexual and reproductive healthcare charity. The defendant was convicted after a three week trial and sentenced to 9 years imprisonment. 19 May 2016 Caroline Carberry and Oliver Doherty secure convictions in human trafficking case following four week trial at Maidstone Crown Court http://www.kentnews.co.uk/news/slovakian_brothers_who_forced_victims_to_work_in_medway_for_as_little_as_5_a_week_jailed_for_six_years_1_4540437 28 April 2016 Pupillage Applications for October 2016 Furnival Chambers will be offering four twelve month pupillages to commence in October 2016. Applications will be accepted from 4th April 2016 until 4th May 2016. See full details. 20 April 2016 Craig Harris successful at disciplinary hearing acting on behalf of the Football Association 29 March 2016 Charles Elton secures finding that community psychiatric nurse’s fitness to practise not impaired Nurse C faced eight charges, which followed on from investigations into the circumstances of an outpatient’s death in September 2012. The allegations concerned breaches of duty in how Nurse C acted under an agreement to liaise with the patient’s parents, dishonesty towards the parents, dishonesty at the Coroner’s Inquest, failure to indicate whether mental capacity […] 25 March 2016 Craig Harris instructed to act for the Football Association in impending disciplinary proceedings 24 March 2016 Lisa Freeman and Craig Harris instructed in international, multi-jurisdictional dividend arbitrage/witholding tax proceedings « First ‹ Previous 1 9 10 11 12 13 15 Next › Last »