Members of the Deans Court family team acted for the Local Authority in the recent ruling into the death of Poppi Worthington. Please see the links for
On Wednesday 27th January we attended the fourth instalment of Forever Manchester Women, sponsored by Merrick, a team of highly experienced family lawyers.
Peter Smith in one of the last H&S Court of Appeal sentencing cases under 2010 Definitive Guidelines
Peter Smith appeared in R (HSE) v. Cargill PLC. Court of Appeal Criminal Division (2016) sentence appeal with leave of Cranston J before the full court on
Rosalind Emsley-Smith secured the acquittal of a woman charged with seven counts of engaging in sexual activity with a child.
Deans Court sponsored athlete Laura Deas won World Cup skeleton bronze in Lake Placid on January 8th. This follows Laura’s gold at the opening Skeleton World Cup race o
Mary O'Rourke QC of Deans Court Chambers represented Dr Eva Carneiro at her Preliminary hearing at the London South Employment Tribunal on Wednesday 6th of January.
The case, which attracted a great deal of media attention, involved a 48 year old Spanish Film Director who attended the New Conservatory Bar in Leeds City Centre.
Happy New Year to all, we hope you enjoyed the festive break.
During December we visited the Wood Street Mission to deliver two large crates
Family barrister Simon Rowbotham appeared on BBC Breakfast on the 29th December to discuss reforms to domestic violence law.
Simon also completed interviews for