19 July 2018
Second Deepcut inquest concludes
On 18 July 2018, His Honour Peter Rook QC delivered his findings of fact and conclusions in the inquest into the death of Private Sean Benton, a trainee solider, at Deepcut Barracks, Surrey on 9 June...
12 July 2018
Duncan Penny QC represented Achim Kraemer, the only defendant to be acquitted of conspiring to rig Euribor, a key-interest rate benchmark, in the recent trial at Southwark Crown Court. News Link
11 July 2018
Supreme Court considers terrorist funding arrangements
In R v Lane and Letts, handed down today, the Supreme Court has given consideration to the true construction of section 17 of the Terrorism Act 2000. The case concerned the necessary state of mind...
13 June 2018
Mail on Sunday makes full apology to Sasha Wass QC
Sasha Wass QC has been successful in her legal action against the Mail on Sunday, which published a highly libellous article about her in relation to the confiscation proceedings concerning Bhadresh...
19 April 2018
On 20 April 2018, Fiona Alexander will be leaving Chambers to pursue an exciting new role at the Ministry of Justice in New Zealand. While we are very sorry that Fiona will no longer be with us, we...
22 March 2018
Recorders of the Crown Court Appointments
Chambers would like to congratulate Simon Denison QC and Sarah Whitehouse QC on their appointments as Recorders of the Crown Court.
6 March 2018
The Little Book of Insider Dealing
The Little Book of Insider Dealing, by Gregory Durston and Mohsin Zaidi, looks at all aspects of the 'insider offences' established by the Criminal Justice Act 1993, including their history,...
1 February 2018
Millington and Sutherland Williams on the Proceeds of Crime
The fifth edition of Millington and Sutherland Williams on the Proceeds of Crime has now been published, with Paul Jarvis and William Hays among the specialist contributors.
25 January 2018
Times’ Lawyer of the Week
Tony Badenoch QC has been named The Times' Lawyer of the Week in connection with the prosecution of Simon Brahmall, the surgeon convicted of assault for burning his initials on two patients' livers...
24 January 2018
Supreme Court considers search warrant procedure
The Supreme Court today handed down judgment in R (Haralambous) v Crown Court at St Albans UKSC 1 The appeal considered the procedure for the issue of search warrants under section 8 of the...
24 January 2018
Supreme Court considers part-payment in consfiscation cases
The Supreme Court today handed down judgment in the case of R(Gibson) v Secretary of State for Justice UKSC 2 The issue in the case was how the statutory scheme operated in cases where, in the...
17 January 2018
Peter Ratliff and Ben Lloyd Appointed Treasury Counsel Monitorees
Chambers congratulates Peter Ratliff and Ben Lloyd on their appointments by the Attorney General as Treasury Counsel Monitorees at the Central Criminal Court.
4 December 2017
Application process for Pupillages commencing in 2019 now open
We are pleased to announce that the application process for Pupillages commencing in 2019 is now open. Applications open: 4 December 2017 Application deadline: 21 January 2018 First Round...
24 November 2017
Paul Jarvis appointed Junior Treasury Counsel
Chambers congratulates Paul Jarvis on his appointment by the Attorney General as Junior Treasury Counsel at the Central Criminal Court.
2 November 2017
Chambers & Partners UK Bar Guide 2018 Rankings
We are delighted to have a record 32 members of Chambers ranked in the Chambers & Partners UK Bar Guide 2018. We continue to be ranked as a top tier set for Crime, Financial Crime and POCA &...
30 October 2017
6KBW Blog Launch
6KBW has today launched its new blog. The blog can be found here. The blog will include posts from members of 6KBW and guest contributors on Chambers’ key areas of practice including crime,...
27 October 2017
Chambers UK Bar Awards 2017: Crime Set and Crime Junior of the Year Winners
6KBW College Hill is delighted to have been awarded Crime Set of the Year at the 2017 Chambers Bar Awards. This award highlights the outstanding achievements by Chambers over the past year within the...
17 October 2017
In the first case of its kind, on 12 October 2017, the Crown Court at Southwark granted a novel remedy to Surrey Police to convert the equivalent of £1million in seized BitCoins to sterling using an...
12 October 2017
Legal 500 2017 Rankings
6KBW College Hill is once again delighted to have been ranked in this year’s Legal 500 which is compiled independently every year. We have been highly recommended in five practice...
11 October 2017
Life Sentence for Fairy Lights Bomb Plotter
Annabel Darlow QC and Brett Weaver were instructed for the prosecution of Zahid Hussain, who was accused of preparing an act of terrorism by plotting to bomb a railway line with a device made from a...