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30th Oct 2020News


Hare Court announces that today marks the last day of Steve Wall’s time with us, following his retirement and, at least for the next five years, Jonny Rees QC, will also be leaving us. Steve Wall has been part of our clerking team for the last 44 years and 11 months and today marks his last […]

23rd Oct 2020News

Chambers & Partners UK 2021 Rankings Released

2 Hare Court is delighted to have received record rankings in this years’ Chambers & Partners UK Guide. Chambers now has 42 out of 66 members ranked as leaders’ in their field, with 58 rankings overall. Chambers has been recognised as a leader in their field for: Crime (Band 1) Financial Crime (Band 2) Professional […]

13th Oct 2020News

Mirchandani – some good news for Private Prosecutors

It is well established that private prosecutors may pursue confiscation proceedings in the Crown Court and that confiscation proceedings, as part of the sentencing process, are properly classified as part of the criminal proceedings. As such, if successful, a private prosecutor can expect to recover from central funds costs incurred in such proceedings[1], under s.17 […]