Garden Court Chambers

  • Specialists in children’s law
    Specialists in children’s law

Leading set of barristers based in central London, committed to human rights, social justice and equality. We specialise in criminal defence, family law, housing, immigration and public law.

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Pete Weatherby

11 December 2014

Pete Weatherby QC in landmark Supreme Court judgment on prisoners’ right to rehabilitation

Supreme Court holds that all indeterminate sentence prisoners must be given chance to reform themselves.

David Emanuel

28 November 2014

David Emanuel representing Ched Evans in effort to overturn rape conviction

David Emanuel is currently representing the professional footballer Ched Evans in his efforts to clear his name after his…

Maya Sikand

25 November 2014

Young man with Asperger Syndrome acquitted of joint enterprise to shoot

The jury at Isleworth Crown Court acquitted the defendant, represented by Maya Sikand, after just eight minutes’ deliberation.

Peter Rowlands

7 November 2014

Defendant acquitted of attempted murder in ‘Breaking Bad’ plot

The defendant, represented by Peter Rowlands, was accused of attempting to poison her mother with abrin.

Ifeanyi Odogwu

5 November 2014

Inquest finds multiple failings caused death of vulnerable patient

Jury criticises the acts and omissions of a private hospital in a damning narrative verdict. Ifeanyi Odogwu represented the…

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