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Robert Bennett and Ronald Reeves, Father and Son from Acocks Green, have both been jailed for a roofing scam, which stole thousands from vulnerable victims.
Thea Osmund-Smith of No5 Chambers has been successful in Pertemps Investments Ltd v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government.
Ian Bridge succeeded in arguing against substantial VAT assessments on payments made by drivers for insurance on vehicles they hired to their drivers.
Alberto Casiroli has admitted to killing Francesco Leccese, who worked in China Town’s Genting casino.
A man has been jailed for life for killing his parents. Michael Burrows QC prosecuted.
Anthony France, 41, was found guilty of aiding and abetting a police officer to commit misconduct.
Early this year Gilbart J in the Planning Court found that the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government had discriminated against two Romani Gypsy women.
No5 barristers defended the men accused of murdering Sparkhill resident.
No5 Chambers Head of Family Group Robin Rowland has been appointed as a Circuit Judge.
Michelle Heeley, member of No5 Chambers’ crime group, has prosecuted a 50-year-old man who was found guilty of raping an 18-year-old girl in her home.
James Dixon appeared on behalf of Nathan Roberts in an out of time appeal against in IPP sentence. The sentence was imposed in 2006 for robbery.
A motorist has been found guilty of causing death by dangerous driving and pleaded a judge not to send her to jail because she was so overweight.
Gilbart J’s judgment in the Planning Court (Cardiff) in Lear Investments Ltd v Welsh Ministers provides a good example of how to deal with an inadequate report by a planning inspector.
Lorna Meyer QC and Kirsty Gallacher of No5 Chambers acted on behalf of the respondent mother in the Court of Appeal case of Re K and H (Children).
John Butterfield QC has been named ‘Lawyer of the Week’ by The Times, in recognition of him successfully defending News of the World journalist Lucy Panton at the Court of Appeal.
The Supreme Court has granted permission to appeal in MM (Lebanon) and others v Secretary of State for the Home Department.
Simon Worlock was instructed on behalf of Colin Patterson in R v Colin Patterson & Dafydd Raw-Rees.
Adam Farrer of No5 Chambers acted for the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority in relation to a challenge to the discount rate under the 1990 compensation scheme.
Simon Hunka of No5 Chambers has persuaded judges to reduce a prison sentence handed to a woman for allowing her property to be used for drug production and storage.
Philip Rule of No5 Chambers has succeeded in a judicial review to quash decision of the Parole Board in R (Davies) v Parole Board.