Paul Greaney QC named Regional ‘Silk of the Year’ by Legal 500

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...

Prosecution by Alistair MacDonald QC and Nick de la Poer listed in HMRC’s Top 10 cases of 2018

31st Dec 2018

Between January and March 2018 Alistair MacDonald QC and Nick de la Poer prosecuted Operation Backbar, an investigation by HMRC which spanned nearly 6 years into the business affairs of Jason Butler....

Gavin Doig and Claire Anderson prosecute a Northumbria Police investigation into the targeting of vulnerable young women in Sunderland.

19th Dec 2018

Operation Argon was a Northumbria Police investigation into the targeting of vulnerable young women in Sunderland, prosecuted by Gavin Doig, leading Claire Anderson, instructed by CPS North-East and...

New Park Court welcomes leading junior to add to existing talent.

30th Nov 2018

Chambers is delighted to announce the appointment of Geraldine Kelly, a specialist criminal and regulatory practitioner to the set. Geraldine, who joins on 3rd December 2018,  is a CPS level 4...

Jason Pitter QC features in leading Health & Safety article

29th Nov 2018

Jason Pitter QC features along with other leading Health and Safety practitioners in an analysis of the approach to sentence, and maximising mitigation in relation to significant Health Safety...

Paul Greaney QC starts gangland murder trial at Liverpool Crown Court

27th Nov 2018

Paul Greaney QC acts on behalf of the Crown in the prosecution of two men charged with the murder of Paul Massey and John Kinsella, who were both well known within the gangland of the North West. ...

James Gelsthorpe receives Assistant Chief Constable’s Commendation

13th Nov 2018

James Gelsthorpe was awarded a Commendation by the Assistant Chief Constable of West Yorkshire Police on 12 November 2018 following his work on Operation Orleans, a nationwide investigation into a...

Family Briefing (Part 2) – Autumn 2018

5th Nov 2018

Valerie Sterling, Head of the Family Team, discusses applications to vary under section 31 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973. Click here to download....

Chambers and Partners: New Park Court ranked a Band 1 set on the North Eastern Circuit

1st Nov 2018

New Park Court is pleased to announce our ranking as a Band 1 set in the Chambers and Partners directory for 2019.  Our members are highly recommended across our key practice areas of Crime,...

Adam Birkby secures acquittal of police officer accused of sexual assault

31st Oct 2018

Adam Birkby, instructed by Darren Cook of Slater Gordon solicitors, represented a serving police officer at Derby Crown Court. The officer was accused of sexually assaulting a woman in a nightclub. He...

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