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Sep 19, 2017

Nick de la Poer prosecutes Iceland to £2.5 million fine

Today Iceland was sentenced to £2.5 million fine in a health and safety case. Following a trial which lasted into the third week and which resulted in unanimous guilty verdicts on both allegations. Iceland were sentenced today today to a total fine of £2.5 million: with £1.25 million being imposed in respect of the risk […]

Aug 04, 2017

Paul Greaney Q.C. Jason Pitter Q.C., Ben Campbell and James Gelsthorpe in successful defence of police officers in the South Yorkshire Police Helicopter Sex Case

Paul Greaney Q.C. and Ben Campbell represented P.C Matthew Lucas and Jason Pitter Q.C. and James Gelsthorpe represented P.C Lee Walls at their trial on charges of misconduct in public office.   They were members of the crew of the South Yorkshire Police helicopter on occasions upon which it was allegedly used deliberately to film swingers […]

Jul 20, 2017

Nick de la Poer in successful Iceland fatality prosecution

On 19.07.17 a Sheffield jury returned unanimous verdicts of guilty against Iceland in relation to health and safety offences.  Iceland were investigated following the death of a maintenance contractor, who fell from an unguarded platform area when carrying out a routine filter change at the Rotherham store. Nick de la Poer was instructed by Rotherham Metropolitan […]

Jul 05, 2017

Jason Pitter QC and Ben Campbell secure acquittal in joint enterprise alleged murder.

Jason Pitter QC and Ben Campbell appeared for Ruben Rewcroft in the alleged joint attack on the partner of the defendant’s sister, who had been in an abusive relationship with the deceased who was stabbed 56 times and died as a result of his injuries.  The defendant was jointly charged with his father, who was […]

Jul 03, 2017

Richard Holland successful before the Court of Appeal

On 29 June, Richard Holland appeared before the Court of Appeal sitting at Leeds Crown Court, heard by a panel made up of the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, Lord Thomas, together with Mr Justice Langstaff and Mr Justice Males. Mr Holland was representing a youth who had been sentenced to an extended […]