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Chambers is delighted to announce the tenancy of Samantha Riggs

Chambers is delighted to welcome Samantha Riggs. Samantha will be joining us as an associate tenant, while retaining tenancy in 25 Bedford Row. Sam has been in practice since 1996 and specialises in environmental law and fraud. Head of Chambers, Andrew Thomas QC, commented "Sam will be a strong addition…Read more

Drugs Gang Imprisoned for Total of 37 Years

A professional drug dealer who ran a professional drugs gang, supplying locations in Hampshire with class A drugs, has been jailed with his accomplices for a total of 37 years. Anthony Busutill, of Grange Park Road, Manchester trafficked cocaine and heroin from Manchester to Portsmouth and Havant before his…Read more

Double Appeal Success for new tenant Lara McCaffrey

Our newest tenant, Lara McCaffrey, was successful in two conviction appeals in one day at Manchester Crown Court, on Friday 21st April. The first appeal against conviction related to an offence under Section 4 Public Order Act, the second was based on racially aggravated public order offences and was…Read more

Ged Doran and Emma Gilsenan secure stay of proceedings for an abuse of process for co-defendants alleged to have attempted to pervert the course of justice

On 10 April 2017, Ged Doran, instructed by Farleys, and Emma Gilsenan, instructed by Matloob Ahmed of Forbes Solicitors, were successful in their joint application to stay proceedings as an abuse of process. The application was successful on the basis of substantial delay, significant ill-health issues of one of…Read more

Lincoln House Chambers sponsors Crime Prize at the University of Law awards ceremony

On the 23rd March, Lincoln House Chambers proudly sponsored the Crime Prize at The University of Law, Manchester awards ceremony. The prize was presented by David Wright, Director of Clerking at Chambers, and was awarded to Peter McDonnell to commemorate outstanding academic performance in the subject area of Crime. As well…Read more

Chambers is delighted to announce the tenancy of Lara McCaffrey

Lara McCaffrey completed pupillage in 2016 and has been in practice, in London, for just under a year. Lara’s practice involves work across all areas of criminal defence. She represents clients in the magistrates’ courts and in the Crown Court and has experience of dealing with vulnerable individuals. See Lara’s full…Read more