Dr Farrah Raza publishes work on Religious Accommodation

Dr Farrah Raza publishes work on Religious Accommodation

Dr Farrah Raza publishes work on Religious Accommodation Cornwall Street Barristers were proud and pleased to sponsor the book launch of Dr Farrah Raza who is one of our academic members. Dr Raza’s new book “Religious Accommodation and its Limits” was launched on 23rd...
Jonathan Storey secures acquittal for historic sexual abuse

Jonathan Storey secures acquittal for historic sexual abuse

Cornwall Street professional discipline specialist Jonathan Storey, instructed by Lynne Hardy of the National Education Union, has this week secured the acquittal of a teacher charged by his regulator with historic sexual abuse against a pupil at his school....
Summary Assessment of Costs: A Warning from the Court of Appeal

Summary Assessment of Costs: A Warning from the Court of Appeal

Any lawyer dealing with hearings which last for less than a day, such as fast track trials or interim applications, will be familiar with the summary assessment of costs which usually follows immediately after the substantive decision. The same lawyers will also know...
Mike Brady KC, leading Kellie Enever, secure murder conviction

Mike Brady KC, leading Kellie Enever, secure murder conviction

After a 12-day trial before the resident Judge at Leicester Crown Court, Mike Brady KC, leading Kellie Enever, secured a murder conviction. The defendant had admitted to assaulting the deceased but denied an intention to cause really serious harm, despite multiple...
Gurpreet Secures Favourable Outcomes in Two Teacher Prosecutions

Gurpreet Secures Favourable Outcomes in Two Teacher Prosecutions

Gurpreet Rheel (instructed by Thompsons solicitors) represented a teacher who faced allegations of using inappropriate methods to de-escalate a situation involving a pupil within a Pupil Referral Unit setting and using inappropriate restraints. Whilst the panel went...