News & Views
Criminal Defence, Criminal Appeals | Thursday 1 April 2021
David Emanuel QC obtains leave to appeal 18 years out of time in successful appeal against conviction and sentence
David Emanuel QC of the Garden Court Chambers Criminal Defence Team represented the Defendant. David was instructed by Correna Platt of Stephensons Solicitors.
International Human Rights, Criminal Appeals, Immigration Detention, Asylum and Deportation | Tuesday 16 February 2021
ECHR judgment finds failure to adequately protect potential victims of child trafficking
Henry Blaxland QC, Emma Fitzsimons and Stephen Clark of Garden Court Chambers represented the claimant, VCL. Michelle Brewer, a former tenant of Garden Court also represented VCL.
Criminal Appeals, Criminal Defence | Tuesday 26 January 2021
Extended sentence quashed in the Court of Appeal
Our Stella Harris of the Garden Court Criminal Defence Team acted for the appellant, instructed by Javed Chughtai, Partner at EBR Attridge.
Criminal Defence, Criminal Appeals | Wednesday 9 December 2020
Court of Appeal upholds suspended sentence for animal rights activist
Michael Goold of the Garden Court Chambers Criminal Defence Team represented the defendant.
Criminal Appeals, Criminal Defence | Tuesday 18 August 2020
Rapper Ceon Broughton wins appeal against manslaughter conviction following festival death of Louella Fletcher-Michie
Ceon Broughton was represented by Stephen Kamlish QC of the Garden Court Chambers Crime Team leading Richard Thomas of Doughty Street Chambers instructed by Alastair Lyon of Birnberg Peirce Solicitors.
Criminal Appeals | Wednesday 25 March 2020
Government acted unlawfully in sharing information that could lead to death penalty, rules UK Supreme Court
Jacob Bindman of the Garden Court Chambers Criminal Defence Team, led by Mark Summers QC of matrix chambers, instructed by Rosa Curling of Leigh Day Solicitors represented the intervener, Reprieve
Criminal Defence, Criminal Appeals | Thursday 5 December 2019
Court of Appeal quashes convictions of the Oval Four
Judy Khan QC, Joint Head of Garden Court Chambers, represented the appellants instructed by Jenny Wiltshire of Hickman & Rose and Steven Bird of Birds Solicitors.
Administrative and Public Law, Civil Liberties and Human Rights, Criminal Appeals | Wednesday 20 November 2019
Garden Court barristers join the JUSTICE Working Party on Racial Disparity in Youth Justice
Maya Sikand, Kate-Aubrey Johnson and Danielle Manson of Garden Court have been appointed to the JUSTICE Working Party, 'Racial Disparity in Youth Justice'