News and Events - Criminal Defence


24th Jun 2021News

The Times | Lawyer of the week: Kate Blackwell QC

Kate Blackwell QC was recently interviewed by The Times and named Lawyer of the Week. Kate has been Counsel to the Daniel Morgan Inquiry Panel for the last 8 years during which there has been forensic scrutiny of the numerous investigations and operations surrounding the murder of Daniel Morgan. The time taken by the Panel […]

24th May 2021News

Narita Bahra QC Accepts Master of the Bench Invitation

Chambers are delighted to announce that Narita Bahra QC has been elected as a Master of the Bench for The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn. Narita will commence her role of Bencher in 2021.    

21st May 2021News

Gavin Irwin’s client acquitted in Salford ‘A-Team’ connected trial

Gavin was representing one of two men alleged to be responsible for an Organised Crime Group operating in the North West. His client has previously been described, by the Manchester Evening News, as “the ringleader of a Salford gang that plotted to flood the streets with high-purity cocaine”.  The MEN also states that he has […]

15th Apr 2021News

Martin Heslop QC and Merry van Woodenberg’s client acquitted of murder

Martin Heslop QC and Merry van Woodenberg represented an 18 year old defendant who was acquitted of murder, following a three and a half month trial and lengthy legal argument, which persuaded the trial judge to stop the case against him. The allegation was that the defendant, charged with four others as a joint enterprise, […]