7 February 2020 Charles Burton secures acquittal in defence of male charged with kidnap, blackmail and brutal punishment beating After a four week trial, Charles Burton secures acquittal in cut throat defence of male charged with kidnap, blackmail and brutal punishment beating of two alleged victims over drug debt. Instructed by Stuart Miller Solicitors 6 February 2020 Frida Hussain’s juvenile client acquitted of charges of Attempted Murder and Section 18 assault Frida Hussain’s juvenile client acquitted of charges of Attempted Murder and Section 18 assault, after a 7 day trial at Leeds Crown Court. Instructed by Majid Malik and Mohammed Farook at Hurrairah Harris Solicitors. 5 February 2020 Iwona Boesche secured acquittal of a defendant charged with attempted robbery Iwona Boesche secured acquittal of a defendant charged with attempted robbery. The jury took just 47 minutes, after a two-day trial, to return unanimous verdict of not guilty. Instructed by CDMK. 31 January 2020 Giles Cockings QC & Mark Fraser secured another acquittal of a defendant charged with murder and manslaughter. Giles Cockings QC & Mark Fraser secured another acquittal of a defendant charged with murder and manslaughter. The jury took just over three hours to return unanimous verdicts of Not Guilty. Instructed by Keith Pringle and Shaun Neville of Satha & Co. Lefi Tsiattalou 28 January 2020 Lefi Siatta successfully resists Attorney General’s Reference to increase her client’s suspended sentence Lefi Siatta successfully resists Attorney General’s Reference to increase her client’s suspended sentence in a case concerning the Distribution of Indecent Images involving a Metropolitan Police Chief Superintendent. Instructed by Bark & Co 27 January 2020 Oliver Doherty secures acquittal of serving prisoner charged with threatening to kill Oliver Doherty secures acquittal of serving prisoner charged with threatening to kill (by beheading) a prison officer in HMP Swaleside. Instructed by Cecilia Goodwin of Stephensons Solicitors. 22 January 2020 Lisa Bald successfully appeals 7 serious convictions for a youth Lisa Bald successfully appeals 7 serious convictions for a youth convicted in the Youth Court of rape and assault by penetration of 2 complainants. Instructed by Rosemary Callas of Leonard & Co 21 January 2020 Furnival Chambers welcomes Harry MacDonald We are delighted to announce that Harry MacDonald (2010 call), formerly of Westgate Chambers, has joined Chambers. 16 January 2020 Frida Hussain Appointed Queen’s Counsel A huge congratulations to our very own Frida Hussain, who has formally been appointed as Queen’s Counsel. 3 January 2020 Stephen Moses QC secures acquittal in cut throat murder trial Stephen Moses QC secures acquittal in a 6 handed, 4 week, murder trial at the Central Criminal Court. Instructed by Tuckers Solicitors. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-50975330 https://www.standard.co.uk/news/crime/iderval-da-silva-uber-eats-delivery-driver-battersea-a4324871.html   « First ‹ Previous 1 2 3 4 5 13 17 Next › Last »