News and Events - Brendan Kelly QC


14th Feb 2020News

Business Crime Group Newsletter

Welcome to the Business Crime Group Newsletter   Christopher Coltart QC Editor This latest edition of the 2 Hare Court Business Crime Group newsletter is packed with interesting and relevant updates for practitioners working in this field:   Merry van Woodenberg considers Unexplained Wealth Orders following the recent decision in Hajiyeva v NCA [2020] EWCA […]

3rd Feb 2020News

Brendan Kelly QC enjoys success following High Court trial in Northern Ireland

C (A PERSON UNDER A DISABILITY) BY D, HER MOTHER AND NEXT FRIEND v THE CHIEF CONSTABLE OF THE POLICE SERVICE OF NORTHERN IRELAND Brendan Kelly QC led the team at trial of Peter Girvan BL and Michelle Madden of Dermot Walker, Madden & Co Solicitors in NI. This was the first action of its […]

22nd Aug 2018News

Brendan Kelly QC Secures Acquittal in ‘Pack’ Murder

After a 10-week trial, Brendan Kelly QC secured the acquittal of Denis Kijakovski who was allegedly involved in the murder of Latvian national Albert Volkausks. On September 24 2017, Volkausks was lured to a house in Boston, Lincolnshire where he was attacked by 7 men. The vegetable picker was was found with life threatening injuries in the […]

20th Apr 2018News

Acid Attacker Cleared of Murdering Nurse

Following a 6 day trial, the murder charges against Brendan Kelly QC‘s client, 19 year old Xeneral Webster have been dropped. Webster had been involved in a fight with two other male teenagers when he produced and opened a bottle of sulphuric acid. The substance was knocked out of his hand, spilling on nurse Joanne Rand […]