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Cambridge International Symposium on Economic Crime

Anthony Metzer QC spoke at the 36th Cambridge International Symposium on Economic Crime at Jesus College, University of Cambridge. Speakers from across the world have gathered to discuss how to combat financial crime and related unexplained wealth. Anthony focused on Cybercrime and identified hurdles in bringing a prosecution.

Deputy High Court Judges 2018

We are delighted to announce that Anthony Metzer QC has been appointed as a Deputy High Court Judge for England and Wales. Anthony grew up in London and attended Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Boys in Elstree. He initially studied chemistry before changing to law at Oxford University. Called to the Bar in 1987, his practice […]

Law Friends Society Manchester Immigration Law Essential Update – 11th October 2018

Goldsmith Chambers’ immigration team is looking forward to co-hosting the Manchester Immigration Law Essential Update organised by the Law Friends Society taking place on 11th October 2018.  Sangheeta Iengar will be speaking on Criminal Deportation and Article 8 ECHR cases as well as bail applications.  Bronwen Jones will be speaking on the interplay between immigration […]

Dr Charlotte Proudman wins appeal for mother in private law children case – 23 August 2018

Dr Charlotte Proudman successfully appealed a decision of a lower family Court that summarily dismissed the mother’s application for a transfer of residence at the first hearing. The appellate court upheld two grounds of appeal. The lower Court was wrong to summarily dismiss a mother’s application without investigation of the allegations made. The lower Court […]

Shanghai University of Political Science and Law students visit Chambers

Goldsmith Chambers held court with a group of Law Students from Shanghai University of Political Science and Law on Monday 20th August 2018,  who are currently here in England on a 2 week visit to Cambridge University.  They are currently studying international law, economic law and criminal justice. They were an enthusiastic group, interested in […]

Lexis Nexis interview Anthony Metzer QC and Sanaz Saifolahi

Anthony Metzer QC and Sanaz Saifolahi of Chamber’s immigration team are interviewed by Evelyn Reid of Lexis Nexis on unmarried partners being recognised under the ‘Surinder Singh’ route following their recent success in the Court of Justice of the European Union in the case of Banger v Secretary of State for the Home Department C-89/17, [2018] […]

A v Metropolitan Police and another (2018)

Heather represented A and another family member, where it had been discovered that the Met Police had ordered a second post-mortem on the body of A’s husband in 2001.  Evidence was available that a specific police officer had informed  a coroner’s officer that the  pathologist had indicated that he would need to retain the deceased’s heart. The police officer […]