Cases

Michael Levy secures murder acquittal – first time that “loss of control” has succeeded in a case of mercy killing


Michael Levy’s client was charged with murder.┬áThe client, had picked up his dying mother from a hospital bed and carried her to a balcony from which he threw her to…

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Emma Kutner successfully opposes application to destroy valuable firearms and secures their return


Emma Kutner, instructed by Francis Fenegan of Bankside Commercial, successfully opposed an application by the Metropolitan Police Service to destroy firearms and component parts, under section 52(4) of the Firearms…

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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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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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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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Operation Malbec acquittal for Louise Sweet QC


Louise Sweet leading Josh Gorst and instructed by Simon Eastwood and Brendan Costello of Eastwoods, secured the acquittal of Dr T who was found not guilty at Blackfriars Crown Court…

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Non-custodial sentence for possession of a Taser


Natalie Bird, instructed by Paul Cameron of Bark & Co, secured a conditional discharge for a military veteran who was originally charged with purchasing a disguised firearm (a torch-like taser)…

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Paratroops acquitted on Judge’s direction


Barry Gilbert and Chris Martin, instructed by Sam Nundy of Levy and Co, successfully defended two paratroop sergeants at a Court Martial lasting two weeks. Mr Gilbert’s client was charged…

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