17 February 2017

Top 10 set for Supreme Court appearances in 2016

We are delighted to have been recognised by The Lawyer Magazine as one of the top 10 sets in the country in terms of frequency of appearances before the Supreme Court in 2016. Seven of our members...

20 January 2017

Attorney General's 'C' Panel (Civil)

Chambers is delighted to announce that Alistair Richardson and Katherine Hardcastle have been appointed to the Attorney General's 'C' Panel of Counsel to the Crown (Civil).    

18 January 2017

Rolls-Royce plc Deferred Prosecution Agreement

Today the third, and largest, Deferred Prosecution Agreement was approved by the  President of the Queen's Bench Division. The agreement was reached between the Serious Fraud Office and Rolls-Royce...

12 January 2017

Queen's Counsel Appointments

We congratulate Gareth Patterson, Jacob Hallam and Louis Mably on their appointments as Queen's Counsel.

2 December 2016

Supreme Court considers diminished responsibility

On 30 November 2016, a seven-member tribunal of the Supreme Court handed down judgment in R v Golds. The case concerned the meaning of the word 'substantial' for the purposes of the partial defence...

30 November 2016

Brexit Briefing No. 5

In the fifth of our Brexit Briefings, we consider the implications of Brexit for the rights of victims of crime under EU law.

28 November 2016

2018 Pupillage Applications Open

Applications for pupillages starting in October 2018 should be made directly to Chambers using our application form. The deadline for applications is 24 February 2017. Further information about the...

24 November 2016

Brexit and the criminal justice system: speech to the annual GLS Prosecutors' Conference

At today's annual Government Legal Service Prosecutors' Conference, Rosemary Davidson joined a panel of speakers including the Solicitor General, HHJ Peter Rook and Professor David...

14 November 2016

Timetable announced for pupillage applications

We are pleased to announce the timetable for applications for pupillage starting in 2018.   Applications open 28 November 2016 Application deadline 24 February 2017 First Round...

20 October 2016

Brexit Briefing No. 4 (Part 2)

In Part II of Brexit Briefing No. 4, we consider issues arising in respect of police cooperation and specifically the future of information sharing arrangements between EU and UK forces.

19 October 2016

Legal 500 Crime Set of the Year - Shortlist

We are delighted to announce that Chambers has been shortlisted for Crime Set of the Year at the upcoming Legal 500 UK Bar Awards 2017.

14 October 2016

New Deepcut Inquest

The High Court today ordered a second inquest into the death of Sean Benton, a recruit at Deepcut Barracks in 1995. The order was made under section 13 of the Coroners Act 1988, following an...

13 October 2016

Application to terminate SFO investigation

The High Court (Gross LJ and Andrews J) yesterday handed down judgment in R (ota Soma Oil & Gas) v Director of the Serious Fraud Office. The case concerned an application for a mandatory order...

13 October 2016

Aftab Jafferjee QC joins Chambers

We are delighted to welcome Aftab Jafferjee QC as a new tenant in chambers. A former Senior Treasury Counsel, Aftab brings with him a first rate practice, prosecuting and defending in difficult and...

12 October 2016

Brexit Briefing No.4 (Part 1)

In the fourth of our Brexit Briefings (the first of two parts), we consider the future of UK/EU policing cooperation, in particular the relationship between UK and EU agencies and aspects of EU law...

11 October 2016

High Court challenge to VRR scheme

In R(Chaudhry) v Director of Public Prosecutions, the High Court considered a challenge to CPS policy on a victim's 'right of review' (VRR) where charges are brought against some, but not all...

8 October 2016

Chambers welcomes new members

We are delighted to announce three new tenants in Chambers and a new associate member. Sahil Sinha, Tom Williams, and Mohsin Zaidi join Chambers following successful completion of their...

20 September 2016

Ibrahim v UK (Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights)

On 13 September 2016, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg handed down judgment in the case of Ibrahim and others. The case concerned the delay in granting access to...

19 September 2016

Chambers UK Bar Awards 2016

We are delighted to announce that 6KBW College Hill has been shortlisted for Crime Set of the Year at the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2016. We also extend our warmest congratulations to Simon Ray, who has...

15 September 2016

Jonathan Turner QC

It is with great sadness that we have to announce that Jonathan Chadwick Turner QC (always known as Jon) died on 14 September 2016, aged 65, after a long illness which, despite its severity, he faced...