Keir Monteith QC, of the Garden Court Chambers Crime Team, was instructed by Subashini Nathan and Mohsin Ariff of Lloyds PR and led Derek Johashen of The 36 Group.
Keir Monteith QC obtained four not guilty conspiracy verdicts after a four-month multi-handed trial in large scale firearms and Class A supply in Birmingham. The prosecution alleged that LM was at the head of an organised crime group that possessed loaded sawn-off shotguns, handguns and other firearms and ammunition with intent to endanger life.
It was further alleged he organised the large scale supply of Class A and B drugs. The case was described as overwhelming. LM was found not guilty of the 2 firearm conspiracies, conspiracy to supply Class A drugs and conspiracy to supply Amphetamine.
The case was covered in the local press.