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 […]
November 2, 2017

Chambers UK Bar 2018 Ranking

“Westgate Chambers is home to a number of talented criminal barristers who handle the full range of criminal and regulatory cases. Members at the set have […]
October 20, 2017

Chambers 30th Anniversary

Chambers celebrated its 30th Anniversary at The Brighton Metropole Hotel. On Friday 6th October 2017, Chambers celebrated its 30th anniversary with Guests of Honour; The Right […]
October 12, 2017

Westgate Chambers – Legal 500

Westgate Chambers is once again recognised in the Legal 500 as a Leading Set. Particular congratulations to those junior members who appear in the rankings for the […]
October 6, 2017

Dale Sullivan instructed by the CPS – Trio found guilty of trafficking women into UK for prostitution

Human trafficking trio guilty of running sex ring, following a six week trial at the Central Criminal Court – https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-sussex-41512050
September 29, 2017

The Westgate Juniors welcome new additions to the team

The Westgate Juniors welcome new additions to the team; Ayisha Robertson starting 3rd six pupillage on Monday 2nd October 2017, Laura Buchan and Louise Walls starting […]
September 21, 2017

Mr Hamblin secures acquittal

Defence counsel Nicholas Hamblin secures acquittal (in less than an hour) on charges of rape and threats to kill following trial at Portsmouth Crown court