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26th May 2022Newsletters

2 Hare Court Professional Discipline Newsletter

Welcome to the latest edition of the Professional Discipline Newsletter. Christopher Geering Editor Foreword Welcome to another 2 Hare Court newsletter. Two recent SRA decisions deserve some attention. Ben Rich considers Maxfield Martin where the court overruled the SDT’s application of the principles set out in Ivey. Lewis MacDonald analyses Gray, and the use of […]

26th May 2022News

Chambers announces the death of Mike Logsdon

We are deeply saddened to announce the loss of Mike Logsdon, who passed away on Friday 20th May 2022. Mike joined Chambers as a pupil in 1988.  He soon became a part of a formidable team of junior tenants, sharing a room for many years at 1 Hare Court with Sallie Bennett-Jenkins and Mike Holland. […]

25th May 2022News

Acquittal of defendant accused of part-financing £30 million international cocaine importation

Represented by Will Martin (led by Andrew Campbell-Tiech QC of Drystone Chambers) the defendant was accused of part-financing a multi-million pound international cocaine importation operation. In May 2019, as part of Operation Wallace, Spanish police seized a consignment of 1 tonne of Colombian cocaine with an estimate value of £30 million. It was destined for […]