Yearly Archives: 2009

Home owner self-defence case


Michael Wolkind QC acted for Munir Hussain the home-owner who fought back against a gang who imprisoned and threatened to kill his family. His conviction and sentence of 30 months…

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Senior police officer acquitted


Allan Compton represented a Chief Inspector, charged with allegations of fraudulently claimed expenses whilst working for Essex Police. After a trial at Ipswich Crown Court he was acquitted in less…

Category: Cases |

R v Sami & Others


Anthony Abell and Quentin Hunt have concluded the successful prosecution of R v Sami and others at Snaresbrook Crown Court; convictions were gained against all defendants in a tax evasion…

Category: Cases |

R v Abdullah


James Sturman QC leading Stephen Vullo (now appointed to Queen’s Counsel) acted for the ‘Glasgow bomber’ convicted of the terrorist attack at Glasgow International Airport where a jeep, loaded with…

Category: Cases |

FSA success


Timothy Kendal represented X group, a mortgage broking firm, before the Regulatory Decisions Committee of the FSA. FSA Enforcement had sought a prohibition from conducting regulated activity and a £100,000…

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Chinese Delegation


Members of chambers welcomed a delegation of Senior Chinese Judges from the Supreme People’s Court as part of their project on the ‘Open Trial’. They explored the judicial system, in…

Category: News |

Amitai Mosh Inquest


Timothy Kendal was instructed on behalf of Hatzola NW, the volunteer ambulance service in northwest London, at the inquest into the death of Amitai Moshe who died from SIDS in…

Category: Cases |

R v Zakrzewski


A Polish national represented by Nigel Lithman QC was aquitted of the murder of his employer.

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R v Lawrence Bennett


A juvenile alleged to be the stabber in a battle between rival London gangs was acquitted of murder and manslaughter. Nigel Lithman QC led Charles Langley in a multi-handed cut…

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Ocean City Barons


Jim Sturman QC and Christopher Martin (pupil), have been advising the Ocean City Barons, a US PDL soccer team in relation to various disciplinary matters including an allegation of referee…

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