News and Events - Public Prosecution


20th May 2020News

Sarah Przybylska and Julia Faure Walker have been appointed Treasury Counsel

Sarah Przybylska and Julia Faure Walker have been appointed Treasury Counsel by the Attorney General, Suella Braverman QC.   Treasury Counsel are based at the Central Criminal Court and are instructed to prosecute the most serious and high-profile cases. 2 Hare Court has maintained a presence in Treasury Counsel’s Room for many decades. Previous appointees […]

6th Oct 2019News

Alison Levitt QC is announced as Visiting Professor to Goldsmiths

Alison Levitt QC is announced as Visiting Professor to Goldsmiths, University of London’s Law Faculty.  Alison’s expertise will be leading Goldsmiths in the criminal justice and legal profession that feeds into the University’s public engagement work on criminal justice and the LLB Law with Criminal Justice and Human Rights programme, further strengthening Goldsmiths’ distinctive provision […]

5th Sep 2019News

£7.3m Money Laundering Confiscation Order for Former Goldman Sachs Trader

On 2nd September 2019, following a contested Proceeds of Crime Act hearing, Southwark Crown Court made a confiscation order requiring Ellias Preko to pay £7,324,268.41 within 3 months, with a term of 10 years imprisonment to be served in default. Mr Preko was convicted in 2013 of money laundering offences arising from his involvement with […]