July 4, 2019

Laura Buchan in the Court of Appeal

Laura Buchan, originally instructed by JBR Morgan, has had her client’s sentence substantially reduced in the Court of Appeal. Appearing before Lord Justice Bean, Mr Justice […]
July 1, 2019

Westgate brewery tour and charity fundraising

On Friday evening Members of Westgate Chambers and guests enjoyed the hospitality of Miles Jenner at Harvey’s Brewery, who provided us with one of his fascinating […]
July 1, 2019

His Honour Judge Niblett

All at Westgate Chambers send our best wishes to Judge Anthony Niblett on his retirement.  Philip Meredith made a suitably humorous, yet moving, speech on behalf […]
June 12, 2019

Amanda Clarke makes successful Human Rights application

Westgate Family Law specialist, Amanda Clarke, makes successful application under Human Rights Act 1998. She said “I came to the Bar to try to make a […]
June 5, 2019

Louise Walls successfully prosecutes online troll

Louise Walls successfully prosecuted a multi-day appeal concerning harassment on facebook and racially aggravated malicious communications. Mr Redmond accused the victim of being a paedophile over a period of 8 months […]
May 20, 2019

Westgate Chambers cricket team

Westgate cricket team played their annual fixture against the Gentlemen of Lewes on Sunday. It was, as ever, played in the best spirit of the game, […]
May 13, 2019

More members of Westgate Chambers appearing in courts in Wales

Maria Hancock and John Hatton have concluded representing a father in Care Proceedings in Cardiff.   Richard Barton, Joint Head of Chambers, said “With their client […]
May 7, 2019

Members of Westgate Chambers conclude a high-profile case in Wales

Tayo Adebayo, Fiona Rowling, Gareth Burrows and Richard Barton, all instructed by 2nd Opinion Now, Birmingham, have concluded a lengthy and complex case concerning the large-scale […]
April 30, 2019

Gareth Burrows secures firearm acquittal

Gareth Burrows secures acquittal for a man stopped in East London with a sawn off revolver concealed on his person and ammunition found at his address. […]
April 19, 2019

Richard Barton secures s.18 GBH machete acquittal

Richard Barton, representing the first defendant on the Indictment, secured a complete acquittal for his client at Wood Green Crown Court in an alleged multi-handed gang-related […]