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 […]
June 15, 2021

News Letter Issue No. 2 Released

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June 2, 2021

An invitation to local practitioners to a symposium on Section 28

Westgate Chambers are pleased to announce that at 5.30pm on Thursday 17th June 2021 we will be holding an informal Zoom discussion about the recent introduction of […]
May 22, 2021

FLBA Scholarship Programme Announced

In an effort to promote social mobility, equality and inclusion the FLBA is pleased to be awarding up to 2 generous scholarships in the amount of […]
May 22, 2021

Gareth Burrows concludes large drugs conspiracy case in Swansea

Gareth Burrows, being led by Gary Bell QC, and instructed by Salhan and Co, has just finished representing the alleged head of an OCG in a multi-kilo drug […]
April 23, 2021

Tea Time Training – IROs. Who put the independent in Independent Reviewing Officer, and how independent are they?

Join us on Wednesday 12th May 2021 at 6pm via zoom when Maria Hancock discussing the independence of Iindependent Reviewing Officers. In A & B (Care […]
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 […]