Monthly Archives: March 2018

Internal threats to Cyber Security by Sam Thomas


With newspapers full of stories of computer hacking, and the BBC reporting a Russian campaign of cyber-espionage, one may be fooled into believing that the biggest threat to cyber security…

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Louise Oakley appointed as Grade 4 advocate on the CPS Specialist Panels


Advocates on the Serious Crime Group Panel advise on and prosecute cases on behalf of the Central Casework Divisions relating to┬áSpecial Crime – serious and sensitive casework as set out…

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We are delighted that Charles Langley and Stan Reiz have been appointed as Recorders


We are delighted to announce that Charles Langley and Stan Reiz have been appointed as Recorders of the Crown Court. The Queen has appointed 133 Recorders on the advice of…

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Christopher Martin secures acquittal in alleged “abuse” of recruits case


One of the biggest investigations into the alleged abuse of teenage Army recruits in Britain has collapsed after legal argument. Christopher Martin acted for Sergeant Anthony Owen, one of sixteen…

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Protecting Pension Schemes by Alex Stein


On the 19th March 2018 the Department of Work and Pensions released a new policy paper in relation to the Protection of Defined Benefit Pension Schemes. Although the Government is…

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Chambers takes on three new Tenants


Chambers is delighted to announce that Kwaku Awuku-Asabre, Natalie Bird and Rhys Rosser┬áhave accepted invitations to become members of chambers at the conclusion of their pupillage and we wish them…

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Ian Stern QC appointed to the panel reviewing gross negligence manslaughter in healthcare


Ian Stern QC has been appointed Vice Chair of the panel reviewing gross negligence manslaughter in healthcare, Chaired by Professor Sir Norman Williams and announced by the Secretary of State…

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Richard Whittam QC appears in the BBC’s three part documentary: The Ruth Ellis Files: A Very British Crime Story


Richard was interviewed at 2 Bedford Row and filmed at the Old Bailey, where Ruth Ellis was tried for the murder of David Blakely. The first episode looks at the…

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ITV documentary Rachel Nickell the murder that shocked the nation


William Clegg QC and Jim Sturman QC both feature in a documentary on the case presented by Fiona Bruce on ITV at 9PM on Thursday 8th March 2018. Jim appeared…

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International Women’s Day 2018 – My Female Inspiration


Jess Ward – My Female Inspiration When I decided on pursuing a career at the Criminal Bar, I was a young girl from a working class family that had no…

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