Yearly Archives: 2019

Shauna Ritchie prosecutes man jailed for driving at pedestrians outside South London bar


Shauna Ritchie prosecuted a 21-year-old man given a 16 year extended prison sentence at the Central Criminal Court on 10th July 2019. The Defendant pleaded guilty to five offences of…

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Forensic Awareness seminar 2019


Throughout the year, we will be running a series of one hour lectures in conjunction with Forensic Access: 11th July 2019: Digital Forensics 5th September 2019: Forensic Pathologists 3rd October…

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Jim Sturman QC in successful appeal against sentence for so called “Dark web, breaking bad, student drug dealer”


Jim acted in the Court of Appeal in a successful appeal against sentence for a Manchester University student (having not appeared originally and after providing a second opinion on appeal)…

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Michael Levy secures Court Martial acquittal


Michael Levy represented an officer cadet in respect of Assault charges at a Court Martial in Bulford. The cadet was about to begin his training at Sandhurst and was on…

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Michael Levy secures fraud acquittal


Michael Levy successfully represented a woman in respect of a number of charges of fraud. It was alleged that she had falsely obtained employment with a number of companies in…

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2 Bedford Row secures treble success in Operation Alabaster


Archangelo Power (instructed by Linas Bajorunas of Tuckers), Chris Saad (instructed by Ian Kelcey of Kelcey and Hall) and Sean Hammond (instructed by Tommy Polycarpou of Faradays) secured the acquittals…

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John Caudle acts in case where Solicitor General refused leave by the Court of Appeal to argue Sentence Unduly Lenient


John Caudle, instructed by Richard Atkinson of Tuckers Solicitors, represented a 17 year old Defendant charged with two Robberies and Possessing an Offensive Weapon which he used to threaten the…

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Defendant acquitted in multi-million pound “boiler room” fraud (Operation Balaban)


Simon Baker represented CC, the main director of two investment brokerage firms, who was acquitted of conspiracy to defraud investors in relation to the sale of millions of pounds of…

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Officer exonerated over cell toilet finger severing


Allan Compton represented an Essex Police Sergeant at a three week Police Misconduct hearing. He was cleared of all charges of use of excessive force, breach of duties and responsibilities…

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Stan Reiz successfully appeals against H’s conviction for money laundering


Stan Reiz (who did not act in the lower court) was instructed by Akhtar Ahmad and Hanisha Godhania of ABV Solicitors to represent H in his successful appeal on 23/5/19….

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