News and Events - Harry Bentley


17th Nov 2020News

David Whittaker QC and Harry Bentley appear in final Operation Leopard trial

David Whittaker QC and Harry Bentley defended a man who was subsequently acquitted of conspiracy to murder in what is likely to be the last Operation Leopard trial. Operation Leopard was a Greater Manchester Police investigation into what was described as “Salford gang warfare”. Operation Leopard included the investigation into the murder of Mr. Paul […]

2nd Sep 2020News

Narita Bahra QC and Harry Bentley secure acquittals for defendant dubbed “The Master Mind” in three multi handed drugs conspiracies involving encrypted telephones.

Narita Bahra QC leading Harry Bentley secure acquittals for the outstanding defendant dubbed “The Master Mind” in three multi handed drugs conspiracies involving encrypted telephones. The prosecution alleged the client was the leading figure in three separate drugs conspiracies; arranging the exportation, production and supply of Class A, B and C drugs through prestigious universities. The Crown alleged […]

27th Feb 2020News

Narita Bahra QC & Harry Bentley defend in Cardiff murder

The trial of 4 defendants lasted 8 weeks before a High Court judge in the Welsh capital city of Cardiff. The victim was an 18 year old Somalian who was stabbed 21 times in a lane near to the Cardiff University Students Union. Multiple eye-witnesses from the University saw the attack and gave evidence for […]