Pump Court Chambers is delighted to announce that Monika Sobiecki has been nominated for the 2014 Sydney Elland Goldsmith Bar Pro Bono Award.
Colin Banham has been instructed to act in misconduct proceedings on behalf of a Firearms Officer from Greater Manchester Police following the fatal shooting of a colleague during a training e
James Newton-Price has successfully defended a man charged with assault and dangerous driving following a three day trial at Bournemouth Crown Court.
Justin Gau has been instructed by Canon Jeremy Pemberton in his action against the Archbishop of York and the Bishop of Southwell for discrimination before the Employment Tribunal.
Guy Draper has successfully appealed against a sentence imposed for domestic burglary, arguing that the judge had misapplied the guidelines and accordingly that the starting point of 45 months was too high.
The Inheritance and Trustees Powers Act 2014 (“the 2014 Act”) received the Royal Assent on 14th May 2014 and is expected to be brought into force on 1st October 2014.
Jennifer Lee explains the doctrine of donatio mortis causa (DMC), or deathbed gifts, following the recent High Court decision in King v Dubrey.
The Lord Chief Justice, The Right Honourable Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, upheld the convictions of two Appellants for being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs. The Appellants were in a car with a third person who had a bag containing £11,600 of heroin.
What constitutes reasonable financial provision for the independent adult child in claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975: Not “Ilott”!