News and Events - Brian O'Neill QC


19th Oct 2018Newsletters

Business Crime & Financial Services Autumn Newsletter

Welcome to this Autumn edition of 2 Hare Court’s Business Crime Group newsletter; we hope that it finds you refreshed after a summer break. In this edition, Oliver Glasgow QC and Ben Rich discuss the first challenge to an Unexplained Wealth Order which was brought by Mrs Hajiyeva, who infamously spent £16 million in Harrods […]

8th Oct 2018News

Brian O’Neill QC Secures Acquittal in Long Running Civil Private Prosecution

Brian O’Neill QC has secured the acquittal of K in a private prosecution brought against him following long running civil proceedings.  K was accused of fraud relating to the issue of gas safe certificates; what might be described as a ‘health and safety fraud’.  Following a three weeks trial earlier this year, at which an […]

17th Sep 2018Newsletters

Private Prosecution Newsletter

Welcome to this inaugural edition of 2 Hare Court’s Private Prosecutions Group’s newsletter; we hope that it finds you refreshed after a summer break. In this edition: Oliver Glasgow QC and Lewis MacDonald write about the gathering of evidence with a view to bringing a private prosecution, suggesting that private prosecutors should have greater investigatory […]

16th Aug 2018News

Brian O’Neill QC and Christopher Ware Secure Acquittal in Gangland Murder

Brian O’Neill QC and his junior, Christopher Ware both of 2 Hare Court have secured the acquittal of M who was charged with a gang related murder.  The case against M hinged upon facial analysis evidence with supporting cell-site evidence.  Diligence were instructed as defence experts in these two fields.  Upon receipt of Diligence’s reports, the […]

14th Aug 2018News

Double Murderer Convicted

Brian O’Neill QC has secured the conviction of Gonzalo Andres Gomez Remolina for two brutally violent murders which took place in Clapham eleven years ago in June 2007. Having carried out the killings the defendant, his brother and their girlfriends fled the country the following morning. The four of them were international career criminals from […]