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Chambers are delighted to welcome Benjamin Aina QC

Benjamin Aina QC has joined chambers bringing yet more depth in strength and talent to our membership. Benjamin has vast experience having conducted some of the most high profile criminal cases in recent times.  He is regularly instructed in matters involving murder,...

Success for George Hepburne-Scott in the High Court

George successfully appealed an extradition order in the High Court on 7/11/18: In the case of K v Poland, GJ allowed an appeal against an extradition order made at Westminster Magistrates' Court. The Appellant is a mother of a young child, she was wanted...

Success for Amjad Malik QC following 6 weeks drugs conspiracy trial at Oxford Crown Court.

Amjad Malik QC successfully prosecutes EM in a six week Conspiracy to supply Cocaine trial at Oxford Crown Court. EM described as the head of the hierarchy of an organised crime gang controlled the supply of Cocaine in the West Midlands and Oxfordshire. The Judge said...

Success for Amjad Malik QC following 5 week murder trial at Central Criminal Court

Amjad Malik QC successfully defends RN, an 18 year old, at the Old Bailey in a five defendant joint enterprise Murder trial which lasted 5 weeks. The role of counselling (instigating) the murder of another 18 year old, by four other young men was alleged against the...

Kerim Fuad QC’s extraordinary run of Murder Acquittals continues

On 31st October 2018, after a 7 week trial at his home court, the Old Bailey, Kerim Fuad QC’s client, D.B was unanimously acquitted of Murder. D was a 17 year old who was clearly captured on cctv running with a large knife in Logan Place W8 in a chasing pack of 20...

Church Court Chambers Members ranked by Legal 500, 2019.

Chambers are delighted to announce that four Queen's Counsel and one Junior Member have been ranked by Legal 500, 2019. Kerim Fuad QC, Head of Chambers, is once again ranked as a Leading QC recognised for his expertise in homicide cases. Lewis Power QC's vast...

George Hepburne Scott achieves a Suspended Sentence for client in a WMD arms dealing case

Following a 5-week trial at Southwark Crown Court, the trial judge, HHJ Grieve, QC, ruled that Mr A had no defence to the charge. He therefore entered a plea of Guilty on a negotiated basis which was agreed by the Crown. This Basis of Plea, which was negotiated by...

Kerim Fuad QC and Paula Bignall, both of Church Court Chambers instructed in another high profile and sensitive Old Bailey trial

Mr Fuad QC and Ms Bignall represent a man accused of the Murder of his wife and Arson with intent to endanger his family. Their client is alleged to have strangled his wife, placing a flannel down the back of her throat, dragging her across the floor, locking her in a...

Michael Polak Speaks on the Rule of Law at Voice for Bangladesh Meeting held at the House of Lords

On the evening of 17 October 2018 Michael Polak of Church Court Chambers spoke about the serious problems with the rule of law in Bangladesh at a meeting organised by Voice for Bangladesh. Michael was chosen to speak because of his human rights work in...

George Hepburne-Scott Instructed in High-Profile Albanian Murder Extradition Appeal

The case of Albania v H.M. has attracted international publicity. It involves an extradition request from the Republic of Albania brought under part 2 of the Extradition Act 2003. George originally defeated the same extradition request in 2007. The case...

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