Gabby Henty has finished prosecuting a paedophile Buddhist meditation master.
Koji Takeuchi, 80, was found to have sexually abused an extremely young girl decades ago, using his teaching role as a cover to allow him to have access to her. He had subsequently gained fame for his garden in Nottinghamshire, which attracted thousands of visitors each year, and featured in a television programme hosted by Alan Titmarsh.
He was sentenced to six years imprisonment with two years extended sentence.
Sean Gould, Senior Clerk, says, ‘This is a perfect example of how our Chambers offer extremely experienced and capable Counsel, such as Gabby, to undertake cases of the most serious gravity.’