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January 11, 2019

Richard Barton successfully prosecutes fake Uber driver.

Mohammed Awais, of East Ham London was sentenced to nine years and four months at Snaresbrook Crown Court. Mohammed Awais was driving a white Toyota Auris […]
January 9, 2019

Nicholas Howard Hamblin secures acquittal of the defendant following a 5 day case at Lewes Crown Court.

The allegations were Arson with intent to endanger life (and / or reckless)  and burglary. The case from December 2016 involved a serious fire at a […]
January 3, 2019

Article by Sara-Lise ‘Animal Welfare – Body Condition Scoring’ published on CrimeLine

The recent Article by Sara-Lise ‘Animal Welfare – Body Condition Scoring’ has attracted a lot of press coverage over the past couple of days and has […]
December 10, 2018

Piers Reed’s case of ‘Brighton Bottom slapper’ reported by Sky News

https://news.sky.com/story/brighton-bottom-slapper-constantin-barbutu-spared-jail-11574136    
December 6, 2018

Chambers would like to welcome Komal Patel to chambers

Chambers would like to welcome Komal Patel to chambers who has joined as a 3/6 pupil. Komal had a busy practice on the Western Circuit, doing […]
November 27, 2018

Jordan Franks secures conviciton following burglary trial

Jordan Franks secures conviction following prosecution trial https://www.eastbourneherald.co.uk/news/crime/eastbourne-jewellery-thieves-left-aching-hole-in-victims-lives-1-8719205  
November 12, 2018

Westgate Chambers attended Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge & District Law Society Dinner on Friday night

Our thanks to Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge & District Law Society for arranging a great evening.
November 9, 2018

Best wishes to His Honour Judge Charles Kemp as he retires from the Circuit Bench

All at Westgate Chambers would like to extend our very best wishes to His Honour Judge Charles Kemp as he retires from the Circuit Bench. Richard […]
November 8, 2018

Dinah Loeb has accepted an invitation to return as a Door Tenant

Westgate Chambers are delighted to announce that Dinah Loeb has accepted an invitation to return as a Door Tenant.  Richard Barton, Joint Head of Chambers says, […]
November 7, 2018

Harry MacDonald successfully concludes a trial at Canterbury Crown Court concerning facilitating unlawful entry to the UK

Harry MacDonald successfully concludes a trial at Canterbury Crown Court concerning facilitating unlawful entry to the UK.  Harry and other members of Westgate Chambers have considerable experience in dealing […]