News and Events - Orlando Pownall QC


2nd Nov 2017News

2 Hare Court Receives Record Rankings in Chambers & Partners UK 2018 Guide

2 Hare Court is delighted to have received record rankings in this years’ Chambers & Partners UK Guide. Chambers now has 39 individual members ranked as leaders’ in their field, with 57 rankings overall. Chambers has been recognised as a leader in their field for: Crime (Band 1) Financial Crime (Band 1) Professional Discipline (Band […]

24th Mar 2017News

Businessmen cleared in Nationwide Heroin Conspiracy

On Friday 17 March 2017 at the Liverpool Crown Court the CPS formally offered no evidence against Lee Battle, a Liverpool-based businessman and entrepreneur represented by Jonathan Laidlaw QC and Christopher Ware, in a case of alleged involvement in a conspiracy to supply heroin. The decision of the Crown comes just weeks after the acquittal […]

2nd Nov 2016News

2 Hare Court Ranked in Chambers & Partners UK 2017 Guide

2 Hare Court received 51 rankings in this years’ addition of The Chambers & Partners Guide, making it one of the highest ranked sets in the country as shown in Chambers UK Bar Guide 2017. The set has been ranked in all of it’s practice areas, including band 1 for Crime and Financial Crime, and band 2 […]

20th Oct 2016News

2 Hare Court Shortlisted in The Legal 500 UK 2017 Awards

We are delighted to have been shortlisted for Crime Set of the Year in this years’ Legal 500 UK 2017 Awards. We are also extremely pleased to have received a further nomination for Orlando Pownall QC, who has been shortlisted for Crime Silk of the Year. The shortlists for the Bar awards are available to view […]