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May 20, 2020

Philip Meredith, John Hatton and Richard Barton conclude nationally-important drugs case

This case concerned a sophisticated plan to bring in to the UK many kilos, totalling almost a tonne, of high-purity cocaine under the cover of an […]
May 9, 2020

His Honour Judge Rennie retires

All at Westgate Chambers would wish to offer our very best wishes to His Honour Judge David Rennie as he retires from the Bench.  He was […]
April 29, 2020

Members of Westgate Chambers in important recent reported Family cases

Chris Stringer appeared before the President of the Family Division in Re P (A Child: Remote Hearing) [2020] EWFC 32, which considered the crucial topic of […]
April 27, 2020

Chris Stringer appears before President of the Family Division

Christopher Stringer appeared before the President of the Family Division in a case concerning the fairness of remote hearings in care proceedings where the court is […]
April 26, 2020

Cerys Sayer appears in reported case in Leicester

Cerys Sayer, briefed by Jay Majoria of Archer Maher, defending a man charged with serious offences of violence, appeared in Leicester Crown Court via the Internet […]
March 25, 2020

Due to the Covid-19 crisis clerks will now be working remotely

If your enquiry is urgent please call chambers on 01273 480510 (Lewes) or 020 3950 8265 (London) and your call will be re-directed to the clerks. In […]
March 3, 2020

Two new tenants join Westgate Chambers

  Chambers are delighted to announce that Kyle Fournillier and Cerys Sayer, after successful completion of their pupillages, have accepted invitations to become full members. Both new […]
February 29, 2020

Westgate Chambers prosecute £150K jewellery shop robbery

  Two Defendant were this week sentenced to eight years imprisonment each for their participation in the smash-and-grab raid of high-value Rolex watches that occurred in […]
February 6, 2020

Disgraced detective is handed suspended sentence

Richard Barton concludes a case of media interest concerning a former police officer seeking to meet an underage girl online for sexual activity. The case involved analysis […]
January 25, 2020

Amanda Pinto QC and Mark Fenhalls QC visit Chambers

Westgate Chambers were delighted to host the Chair of the Bar, Amanda Pinto QC, and the Leader of the South Eastern Circuit, Mark Fenhalls QC, today when […]