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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

Andrew Thomas QC and Samantha Riggs attend Quality First Conference 2017

On the 5th April, Andrew Thomas QC and Samantha Riggs attended the Quality First Conference 2017, at the BPP University Law School, London. The conference was concerned with addressing the following:

  • Changing requirements in UK and global markets;
  • Ambiguity within the sector’s compliance infrastructure;
  • Breaking down barriers to quality improvements;
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Austin Welch represents company in HSE prosecution

Austin Welch represented Spherical Components Limited in a prosecution brought by the HSE following an accident in the workplace in which an employee had lost a finger. Employee S had been operating a piece of machinery when her finger became entangled and crushed, leading to its subsequent amputation. The company was…Read more

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