April 8, 2022

Westgate Chambers’ Philip Meredith helps a father avoid prison

Philip Meredith, instructed by Stephen Langdell of Bishop and Light Solicitors, has helped a father avoid prison after he was arrested for going out armed with […]
April 7, 2022

Has the Covid-19 pandemic provided the perfect cover for employee fraud?

Organisations spend tens of thousands of pounds every year to protect themselves against fraud but, with so much else for business owners to worry about, has […]
April 6, 2022

Welcome to our new pupil Scott Sharp

We would like to offer a very warm welcome to our new pupil Scott Sharp. We wish him the very best for a successful career at […]
April 4, 2022

How can you as an employer or business owners prevent employee fraud?

Employee fraud is currently one of the most costly risks businesses face but, as an employer or business owner, how can you prevent employee fraud? If […]
March 24, 2022

How do you begin a career as a barrister?

Beginning a career as a barrister is an unbelievably difficult task. Every year more than 1400 students graduate from the Bar Practice course and begin the process […]
March 17, 2022

How do I get an order for financial remedies?

Financial remedies are part of the divorce process that deals with the financial side of the proceedings.  It is worth looking at how you get a […]
March 16, 2022

Pupillage applications

With regards to our latest pupillage applications Richard Barton, our Head of Chambers, says: “Westgate Chambers has received a large number of very impressive applications this […]
March 15, 2022

The UK’s new Online Safety Bill will make cyberflashing a criminal offence

The first draft of the new Online Safety Bill will make ‘cyberflashing’ a criminal offence carrying up to two years in prison for those found guilty. […]
March 10, 2022

Will remote hearings continue to play a part in the future of court hearings?

Before we begin to answer the question of whether remote hearings  will continue to play a part in the future of court hearings it’s important to […]
March 4, 2022

How does a financial settlement work in a divorce?

When you divorce or end a civil partnership you and your ex-partner will need to agree how to separate your finances. The separation of a couple’s […]