Crime News

Legal 500 recognises 25 Bedford Row as Leaders in International crime and Extradition, Civil Liberties and Human Rights

David Hooper QC  is acknowledged in Band 1 and specifically for defending the deputy president of Kenya, in high-profile proceedings stemming from violence after the 2007 Kenyan presidential election.  Diana Ellis QC achieves separate...

Chambers are delighted to have maintained our position as an outstanding set in Crime in Band 1 for the 4th consecutive year

“At defence set 25 Bedford Row , members have strengths in serious and complex violent crime cases, sexual offences work and terrorism matters.” Band 1 is dominated by 25 Bedford Row Silks, George Carter-Stephenson QC ‘ Fearless in...

Jeremy Dein QC successfully represented Rapper Kano

Jeremy Dein QC  successfully represented  Rapper Kano, acquitted of assault charges on the first day of trial, instructed by Cecilia Goodwin of Sonn McMillan Walker.  International artist and actor Kane Robinson was acquitted of unlawful...

Alex Di Francesco secures acquittal of former senior broker

Alex Di Francesco , instructed by Aileen Colhoun of Hickman and Rose Solicitors, has secured the acquittal of a defendant accused of causing grievous bodily harm with intent. The defendant, a former senior broker at a City based brokerage, was accused of...

Inaugural winner of Fellowship Award at 25 Bedford Row

Last month, Chambers was delighted to welcome Joshua Yeung, the inaugural winner of the 25 Bedford Row, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Fellowship Award. We now look forward to progressing our relations with Hong Kong in the future. In his LinkedIn profile,...