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

Euribor Trial

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

Fiona Alexander

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

Cryptocurrency

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...