News and Events - Jonathan Laidlaw QC


2nd Mar 2020News

Grenfell Tower Inquiry hearings resume

Public Hearings have resumed in the Grenfell Tower Public Inquiry. The Inquiry is now in it’s second phase which will focus upon the refurbishment of the tower, including the building and cladding work carried out from 2012 to 2016 and the aftermath of the fire. Members of chambers are instructed on behalf of a number […]

24th Jan 2020News

Sports Law Group Newsletter

Welcome to the Winter edition of the Sports Law Group Newsletter.   Christopher Coltart QC Editor A note from the editor Happy New Year and welcome to 2020! 2 Hare Court has a burgeoning sports law practice, with members instructed in disciplinary cases involving football, rugby, athletics, horseracing and other sports.  This has led to […]

6th Dec 2019News

Jonathan Laidlaw QC defends in case dismissed from the Central Criminal Court today.

Following a hearing before the Supreme Court, charges of torture, allegedly committed during the first Liberian civil war in 1990 by Dr Agnes Taylor, were dismissed by Mr Justice Sweeney at the Central Criminal Court this morning.  Jonathan Laidlaw QC acted for the defendant, along with Steven Powles QC. Read more here and here. Jonathan […]

2nd Nov 2018News

Chambers & Partners UK 2019 Rankings Released

2 Hare Court is delighted to have received record rankings in this years’ Chambers & Partners UK Guide. Chambers now has 40 out of 63 members ranked as leaders’ in their field, with 56 rankings overall. Chambers has been recognised as a leader in their field for: Crime (Band 1) Financial Crime (Band 1) Professional […]

5th Sep 2018Events

Regulatory Crime Seminar 2018

Members of 2 Hare Court’s Criminal Regulatory Group would be delighted for you to join them at their annual event: Regulatory Crime Seminar 2pm – 5pm Thursday 4th October 2018   Hilton Manchester Deansgate With drinks and canapés to follow at Cloud 23    This seminar is accredited for 3 CPD Hr(s) This years’ Regulatory […]