Archive: December 2021

David Martin-Sperry

Chambers is delighted to announce that David Martin-Sperry, formerly of Charterhouse Chambers, has joined us at Goldsmith as of immediate effect. David has joined our ever-growing Criminal Law team. To instruct David, please contact our Criminal Clerks on 0207 353 6802, option 1.

Goldsmith Chambers’ Civil Watch Series

In the Winter collection of the Civil Watch series, Dilan Deeljur presents a practice note on fiduciary duties and secret commissions through the case of Wood v Commercial First Business Limited and Business Mortgage Finance 4 Plc v Pengelly [2021] EWCA Civ 471.   Stuart Whitehouse provides a useful insight into the issues arising where […]

Christina Warner features in Counsel Magazine for Disability History Month 2021

In celebration of Disability History Month 2021, family and animal protection barrister, Christina Warner features in December’s edition of Counsel Magazine. Christina writes about the extra challenges faced by barristers with disabilities in her article titled Daily Battles of the Differently Abled. Sharing her own story as well as those of other barristers with disabilities, […]

Dr Charlotte Proudman represented Kate Griffiths MP in landmark rape & domestic abuse case

Dr Proudman instructed by Melanie Bridgen at Nelsons Law represented Kate Griffiths MP in long-running family proceedings. After a contentious fact-finding hearing, the family court found that Kate Griffiths MP has been raped whilst asleep, domestically abused and coercively controlled by her ex-husband Andrew Griffiths. Ms Griffiths argued that Mr Griffiths posed a risk of […]

Sarah Memmi secures not guilty verdicts for drug supply offences

Sarah Memmi, instructed by Sabrina Neves of GT Stewart Solicitors, represented JF in Kingston-upon-Thames Crown Court. JF was jointly charged with another with two counts of being concerned in the supply of class A drugs, and with possession of criminal property namely proceeds of drug dealing, as well as  one count of having custody or […]

 

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