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 […]
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.
November 13, 2020

Ayisha Robertson is attending ULAW pupillage Fair

www.law.ac.uk/events – 14th November 2020 https://www.law.ac.uk/events/event-booking/?id=8d5ce24a-32ec-ea11-a815-0022480076d0
November 9, 2020

Treasurer’s Lecture – The Rt Hon Sir John Major KG CH – The State We’re In

From COVID to Brexit, the nations of the United Kingdom are grappling with an unprecedented set of challenges unlike any seen before. Former British Prime Minister in […]
November 9, 2020

Cerys Sayer secures acquittal in a Breach of SHPO case

Cerys Sayer, instructed by Maria Haywood of Wannops LLP, spent over a year at various hearings in the Crown Court at Reading contesting an alleged breach […]
November 9, 2020

Gabby Henty successfully prosecutes high-profile paedophile

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 […]
October 24, 2020

Murder Acquittal

Nicholas Hamblin successfully defends in Sussex murder trial Nicholas Hamblin, instructed by Joe Harrington, and led by John Price QC (23 Essex Street), successfully secured the […]
October 19, 2020

Westgate welcome a new pupil

Westgate Chambers are pleased to welcome Andy Hall, who is undertaking a fully-funded 12 month pupillage with us. Richard Barton, Joint Head of Chambers, says, ‘I […]