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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...

Church Court Chambers’ Barrister Robert Newcombe Concludes Love Triangle Murder Case with Common Assault Incitement

SB was sentenced to 4 months’ imprisonment for an offence of Incitement to Common Assault after mitigation by her barrister Robert Newcombe. She had been charged with incitement to cause Grievous Bodily Harm in that she encouraged or incited DS to assault...

Diana Constantinide Speaks About the Myanmar Situation with Amnesty International

Diana Constantinide, a member of Church Court Chambers International Criminal and Human Rights team, has been invited by the University of Lausanne (European Lawyers Students’ Association Lausanne branch) to speak about the Myanmar situation along with Mr...

Church Court Chambers is Delighted to Welcome another Quality Barrister, Michelle Clarke

Michelle Clarke a highly experienced criminal defence barrister, joins us this year. She was called in 1988 and has built up a fine reputation successfully defending in the most difficult of cases. Kerim Fuad QC says; “Having known Michelle for 25 years...

Kerim Fuad QC leading Kevin Molloy conclude “Snapchat Queen” case

There was mass press coverage when their client was sentenced for Manslaughter on 21st September 2018. They had earlier managed to secure a “not guilty” conviction for Murder. FK received a determinate sentence of 14 years’ imprisonment. Mr Fuad QC and Mr...

George Hepburne Scott instructed as Leading Counsel in 6-week international arms dealing trial at Southwark Crown Court.

George is leading Daniella Waddoup of Doughty Street in an alleged multi-handed arms dealing conspiracy involving multiple corporate entities in a global supply chain that the Crown say orchestrated the supply of military equipment to Iran’s WMD...

Stephen Bailey leading Tomas McGarvey are currently representing the second defendant in an 8-handed ‘cash-for-crash’ conspiracy

Stephen Bailey leading Tomas McGarvey are currently instructed to represent the second defendant in an 8-handed ‘cash-for-crash’ conspiracy (involving over 60 RTA) instructed by City Law Chambers. The case has involved detailed and focused requests for...

Success for Michael Polak in Unlawful Eviction Private Prosecution

Michael Polak of Church Court Chambers successfully privately prosecuted a landlord of a London property who had changed the locks to a rental property that was being rented to an Italian family who had travelled abroad for a short period with their...

Michael Polak acts for top precious metal company and successfully resists application for forfeiture of €42,000

Michael Polak was acting for one of the United Kingdom’s top precious metal merchants in a case which concerned a European antiques dealer who was stopped before entering the Eurotunnel and found to be in possession of €42,000. This amount was said to be a security...

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