Monthly Archives: February 2013

Portsmouth FC v Kanu


Jim Sturman QC (instructed by SSD) acted for Portsmouth City FC before the FDC in the contractual dispute between Portsmouth and Kanu.

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Successful identification submission


Barry Gilbert, instructed by Shirley Forbes of Mackesy’s solicitors, defended a teenage girl indicted with the robberies of 5 people on the same night. After extensive cross-examination lasting two days,…

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R v DM (2013)


Represented former MP in Parliamentary expenses fraud

Category: Cases |

Re X (2013-2015)


Advising Middle Eastern Government in respect of corruption allegations pertaining to major state owned company

Category: Cases |

Re X (2013-2015)


Advising trader in DoJ/SFO/FCA enquiry re. alleged manipulation of LIBOR

Category: Cases |

R v MM


Michael Wolkind QC and Sam Magee, instructed by Tuckers of Manchester, acted for MM, who travelled to Liverpool for the Anfield match the next day. At a nightclub in the…

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International identity theft fraud acquittal


Tim Kendal and Jonas Milner secured the acquittal of BG who was charged with three others in an indictment alleging conspiracy to defraud. The prosecution alleged that the defendants had…

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Corporate manslaughter act five years on – Directors in the firing line


In September 2008 Geologist Alexander Wright, an employee of Cotswold Geotechnical (Holdings) Limited died when a 12.6 foot (3.8 metres) deep unsupported trial pit that he was working in alone…

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Radio 4’s interview on the Treasury Counsel system


Brian Altman QC was interviewed for Radio 4’s Today programme on Thursday 4th April 2013 on the Treasury Counsel system. Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-22024261.

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