Jason Pitter QC and James Gelsthorpe secure acquittal in police corruption trial

25th Jan 2019

Jason Pitter QC and James Gelsthorpe, instructed by Tom Nutter and Darren Cook (Slater Gordon, Leeds), represented a retired police sergeant charged with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice. ...

Paul Greaney Q.C. concludes the trial of the men charged with the murders of gangland figures Paul Massey and John Kinsella

18th Jan 2019

Paul Massey and John Kinsella were alleged to be major gangland figures in the North West. They were murdered three years apart, Paul Massey in July 2015 and John Kinsella in May 2018.  Paul Massey...

Jeremy Barton, Adam Birkby and Peter Byrne secure acquittals in million pound fraud case.

14th Jan 2019

Jeremy Barton for the first Defendant and Adam Birkby leading Peter Byrne for the second Defendant, were instructed by Richard Haswell Solicitors LLP of Newcastle. The Defendants were accused of...

NPC Pupillage application process for 2020 is now open

9th Jan 2019

We are offering two pupillages (one based in principally in Leeds and one based principally in Newcastle) to begin in September 2020 to two outstanding candidates. The pupillage will guarantee a...

Paul Greaney QC named Regional Silk of the Year at the Legal 500 Awards 2019

7th Jan 2019

Paul Greaney QC has been named Regional Silk of the Year at the Legal 500 Awards 2019. The award covers all areas of law for all silks based outside of London and is the result of considerable...

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