November 1, 2020

Westgate Chambers Covid-19 Update

Due to the current crisis clerks will now be working remotely. Chambers is also currently closed to visitors and deliveries. If your enquiry is urgent please […]
April 9, 2021

Sarah Taite successfully represents Father in family proceedings against findings of allegations of serious sexual assault

Sarah Taite, instructed by Rachel Parker & Jane Dahill of WMC Legal successfully represented a vulnerable young father facing multiple allegations of serious sexual offences including […]
April 5, 2021

Westgate Family team welcome a new tenant

Westgate Chambers are pleased to announce that Rebecca James has accepted an invitation to join our busy Family team.Rebecca (1992 Call) practices in all public and […]
March 16, 2021

Kyle Fournillier prosecutes a RTC fatality

Kyle Fournillier, instructed by Sussex CPS, has concluded the prosecution of a road traffic fatality case.  It concerned the death of a woman in a supermarket […]
March 16, 2021

Maria Hancock successfully concludes three non-accidental injury cases

Maria Hancock, instructed by WMC Legal in two cases and Fitzhugh Gates in the third, has been successful recently, in three consecutive months, in showing to […]
February 23, 2021

Tea Time Training – The (long awaited) Domestic Abuse Act 2021

The (long awaited) Domestic Abuse Act 2021 – implications for practitioners and professionals in the Family Courts. Wednesday 24th March 2021 at 6pm via zoomJohn Hatton […]
January 28, 2021

Tea Time Training is back for 2021!

Westgate Chambers is delighted to announce that Tea Time Training is back and our training agenda for winter and spring are as follows:- Wednesday 10th February […]
December 14, 2020

Louise Walls concludes complex linked criminal matters concerning an NRM referral

Louise was instructed by Keith Goacher of Boots Stark Goacher in Sussex, and Jonathan Cousins of Hay and Kilner in Newcastle.  The Defendant, a vulnerable young […]
November 25, 2020

John Collins R.I.P

It is with great sadness that Westgate Chambers announces the death of John Collins.  He passed away earlier this week after a short illness. John founded […]
November 16, 2020

Richard Barton successfully prosecutes north London rape

Richard Barton, instructed by the London Rape and Serious Sexual Offences team, secures a conviction after trial in what the Judge at Wood Green Crown Court […]
November 16, 2020

Sussex Law Fair 2020

Our thanks to Kyle Fournillier and Cerys Sayer for taking part in a busy virtual careers fair for Sussex University on 21st October 2020.