Notable cases

R v JH (2018): Defence under s.45 Modern Slavery Act 2015 of a youth charged with possession with intent to supply class A drugs as part of a county-lines investigation.

R v DI (2018 – Led junior): Successful defence of a Romanian prostitute charged with the trafficking of others. Prepared substantial legal argument regarding the admissibility of evidence intercepted abroad under a Joint Investigation Team agreement.

R v AS (2018): Defence of a youth charged with causing life changing injuries to a young girl as part of a gang attack. Acquitted on appeal with the judge raising serious questions regarding the failure of the police to investigate the identity or involvement of others named in interview by the defendant as being responsible for the attack.

R v L (2017 – Led Junior): Defence of importation and supply of class A drugs via the dark web. Responsible for the cross-examination of the prosecution experts on the use of BitCoin, Helix and the Tails (The Amnesic Incognito Live System) operating system.

R v J (2017 – Led Junior): Defence of the first defendant in a multi-handed kidnap, false imprisonment and blackmail trial.

R v P (2017 – Court Martial): Successful defence of an officer accused of sexual assault during training. The matter was stayed as an abuse of process on the first day of trial.

R v R (2017): Defence of a youth jointly charged with an adult of conspiracy to supply class A drugs, including the successful challenge of mobile phone evidence relied on by the Crown.

R v R (2017): Defence of a 15 year-old charged with three counts of attempted grievous bodily harm with intent.

R v W (2016): Successful defence of a homeless woman charged with possession of a pointed article in a public place on the basis the item was used in the taking of drugs.