March 2, 2018

Pupil Laura Buchan raising money for Cancer Research

I’m participating in a 10km run and a 5km obstacle course in aid of cancer research UK later this year. This is a charity that is […]
February 26, 2018

Dale Sullivan and Jonathan Atkinson secure convictions at Hove Crown Court

Dale Sullivan and Jonathan Atkinson secure convictions for Sussex drug gang murder polt, following a 48 day multi handed trial in Hove Crown Court before Her […]
February 23, 2018

Today Maria Hancock, Amanda Clarke, Charmaine Wilson and Richard Barton, supported by pupils Laura Buchan and Louise Walls, completed a complex fact-finding hearing in the High Court. A great example of the teams of specialist advocates that Westgate are able to provide

Today Maria Hancock, Amanda Clarke, Charmaine Wilson and Richard Barton, supported by pupils Laura Buchan and Louise Walls, completed a complex fact-finding hearing in the High […]
February 22, 2018

Gabby Henty secures conviction of former Sussex priest for sex abuse charges following trial in Hove Crown Court

Gabby Henty secures conviction of former Sussex priest for sex abuse charges following trial in Hove Crown Court. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-sussex-43141768
February 22, 2018

Richard Barton and Philip Meredith secure conviction of unlawful immigration following trial in Portsmouth.

Richard Barton and Philip Meredith secure conviction of unlawful immigration following trial in Portsmouth. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5417239/Ukrainian-pair-jailed-bid-smuggle-six-immigrants-UK.html
February 22, 2018

Pierce Power secures acquittal following trial at Hove Crown Court

Pierce Power secures acquittal following a trial at Hove Crown Court representing Edward Adamson who was found not guilty of perverting the course of justice charge. […]
January 16, 2018

Westgate Chambers congratulate Farooq Ahmed on his appointment as a Circuit Judge

Chambers is delighted to announce that Member of Chambers Farooq Ahmed is due to take his appointment with effect from 1st February 2018. The Queen has […]
December 20, 2017

We wish all of our friends, colleagues, and members a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Thank you to everyone for their continued support throughout the year and we look forward to working with you in 2018. Chambers opening hours over the […]
December 14, 2017

Westgate Chambers congratulate Amanda Kelly on her appointment as a District Judge

Richard Barton, Joint Head of Chambers, says: ‘Amanda has been a very capable member of Chambers, who has contributed a great deal both as an advocate […]
November 9, 2017

Farooq Ahmed Interviewed for LexisNexis PSL – Covert Recordings in Family Proceedings

Family analysis: Farooq Ahmed, barrister at Westgate Chambers, considers the Court of Appeals decision in Re B (A Child) and how practitioners should consider whether to […]