News and Events - Criminal Regulatory

17th Feb 2020News

2 Hare Court Welcomes Rebecca Erkan-Bax

Chambers are delighted to announce that Rebecca Erkan-Bax (previously of 4 Breams Buildings) has accepted an invitation to join 2 Hare Court.  Rebecca has a successful and substantial criminal practice with a focus on business crime and fraud. She has a range of experience prosecuting and defending individuals accused of serious criminal offences. Please direct all enquiries to Director […]

4th Dec 2019News

Narita Bahra QC and Laura Stephenson defend in international drug conspiracies prosecuted by The Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency

The Medicines and Healthcare Regulatory Agency (‘MHRA’) brought a prosecution which they alleged had a substantial international dimension. It was alleged the client was the UK ringleader of the sophisticated operation. The MHRA is an Executive Agency of the Department of Health responsible for the regulation and control of medicines and medical devices for on […]

20th Nov 2019News

Craig Ferguson secures the Acquittal of Sprinkler Contractor After a Trial Lasting 5 Weeks

The Company faced 2 counts under section 2 and 3 of HSWA following an accident in which an installer fell 3 metres from a clean room roof whilst conducting system pressure testing. Serious injuries resulted. The premises of the HSE’s case included breaches of the contractor’s CDM duties to plan, manage and monitor works, failure […]