Archive: August 2022

Goldsmith Criminal Team Statement on Current CBA Action

At a recent meeting of the criminal team at Goldsmith Chambers, overwhelming support was expressed for the escalation of the current action being taken by the Criminal Bar Association.  We continue to be dismayed at the attitude of the government in refusing to implement the recommendations of the independent review of criminal legal aid which […]

Re B (Children: Police Investigation) [2022] EWCA Civ 982 (15 July 2022) 

Anthony Metzer QC and Dr Charlotte Proudman represented the mother in an appeal brought by the Metropolitan Police Service. The mother supported the appeal, which was successful. Mr Metzer QC and Dr Proudman were instructed by Dawson Cornwell. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, allowed the appeal of the Metropolitan Police from an injunction made by […]


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