News & Views
Criminal Appeals, Criminal Defence | Monday 10 June 2019
Sally Challen walks free after prosecutors accept lesser plea of manslaughter for killing abusive husband in coercive control case
Clare Wade QC and Lucie Wibberley of the Garden Court Chambers Crime Team represented Sally Challen, instructed by Harriet Wistrich of Birnberg Peirce & Partners.
Criminal Defence | Thursday 10 September 2020
Clare Wade QC shortlisted for Barrister of the Year & Woman of the Year by Women in Law Awards 2020
Congratulations to our Clare Wade QC of the Garden Court Criminal Defence Team who has been shortlisted by Women in Law Awards 2020 for Barrister of the Year and Woman of the Year!
Criminal Defence | Thursday 12 November 2020
Clare Wade QC wins 'Barrister of the Year' at Women in Law Awards 2020
Congratulations to our Clare Wade QC of the Garden Court Criminal Defence Team who has won Barrister of the Year at the Women in Law Awards 2020!
Criminal Defence | Thursday 9 September 2021
Clare Wade QC appointed to conduct an independent review of the law around domestic homicides
Clare Wade QC of the Garden Court Chambers Criminal Defence Team – who was lead counsel in the high-profile case of Sally Challen – will examine the need to reform the law before presenting her findings and recommendations to the Lord Chancellor.
Criminal Defence, Criminal Appeals | Friday 23 November 2018
Emma-Jayne Magson granted leave to appeal against conviction for killing boyfriend in light of “fresh evidence”
Clare Wade QC is instructed by Louise Bullivant, Aitken Harter Solicitors on behalf of Emma-Jayne Magson.
Criminal Defence, Criminal Appeals | Friday 2 March 2018
Sally Challen granted leave to appeal conviction for killing husband in "coercive control" case
Garden Court's Clare Wade QC instructed by Harriet Wistrich, Birnberg Peirce.
Garden Court Chambers | Monday 26 February 2018
Clare Wade, Sonali Naik, Amanda Weston and Brenda Campbell appointed Queen’s Counsel
Garden Court Chambers is delighted to congratulate our four new silks appointed as Queen's Counsel on 26 February 2018.
Garden Court Chambers | Thursday 21 December 2017
Clare Wade, Sonali Naik, Amanda Weston and Brenda Campbell to be appointed Queen's Counsel
Clare Wade, Sonali Naik, Amanda Weston and Brenda Campbell will be appointed Queen's Counsel in February 2018.