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Haseeb Yousaf represents defendant charged with serious Assault

Haseeb Yousaf represents defendant charged with serious Assault  Haseeb Yousaf represents defendant charged with two serious Actual Bodily Harm offences, that took place in a domestic context (link below).  read more

16 Aug 2019




Louise Blackwell QC Instructed Counsel in successful prosecution

Louise Blackwell QC Instructed Counsel in successful prosecution  Please click the following link to learn more : - https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/edward-fitzgerald-raymond-dixon-bury-16747817 read more

14 Aug 2019




Suzanne Hargreaves successful in the Court of Appeal

Suzanne Hargreaves successful in the Court of Appeal         Suzanne Hargreaves successfully appealed the imposition of the minimum sentence of 5 years imprisonment in the case of a woman found to be in possession of read more

13 Aug 2019




Marc Willems QC Appointed Head of Chambers

Marc Willems QC Appointed Head of Chambers Cobden House Chambers announce that Richard Hartley QC is to step down as Head Of Chambers having completed his 4 year term in that post. Chambers wish to convey their huge thanks and gratitude to Richard read more

22 Jul 2019




Rebecca Hirst Concludes 5 Week Inquest

Rebecca Hirst Concludes 5 Week Inquest Rebecca Hirst represented Lancashire Constabulary at a high profile 5 week inquest which concluded last week.  The inquest had arisen following the murder of a woman by her partner who had been read more

22 Jul 2019




Louise Blackwell QC Writes on Anonymity of Suspects

Louise Blackwell QC has written a short article regarding anonymity. A copy can be downloaded here:- when_is_anonymity_fair.pdf For for further information about  Louise's practice please speak to one of the  clerks read more

12 Jul 2019