January 25, 2020

Amanda Pinto QC and Mark Fenhalls QC visit Chambers

Westgate Chambers were delighted to host the Chair of the Bar, Amanda Pinto QC, and the Leader of the South Eastern Circuit, Mark Fenhalls QC, today when […]
January 25, 2020

Merthyr Tydfil Violent Assault Defence

Richard Barton successfully concludes a serious case in Merthyr Tydfil, representing a middle-aged woman of previous good character who, whilst voluntarily detained in a hospital, attacked […]
November 12, 2019

Westgate Barrister provide training to Horsham District Council

Andrew Judge, Louise Walls and Kyle Fournillier undertake training with Horsham District Council. The presentations were to legal and enforcement officers of Horsham District Council. Please […]
August 21, 2019

Jordan Franks concludes a media-interest serious assault case

Jordan Franks represents a Defendant on a series of violent attacks.  He was able to use his advocacy experience to advance powerful mitigation, despite the escalating incidents […]
August 13, 2019

Gareth Burrows defends disgraced former Lostprophets frontman

Ian Watkins: Disgraced former Lostprophets frontman guilty of possessing phone in jail. The convicted sex offender is sentenced to 10 months in prison, to be served […]
August 7, 2019

Sarah Taite obtains acquittal in serious sex case

Sarah Taite, instructed by Old Bailey Solicitors, achieves a unanimous acquittal of her 17 year old client, charged with rape of a woman, after a six […]
July 20, 2019

Amanda Clarke successful in the Crown Court

Amanda Clarke at Hove Crown Court successfully appealed conviction and sentence in an Education Act 1996 “non-attendance at school” case.  She also secured a Third Party Costs […]
July 20, 2019

Richard Barton secures convictions in complex sex abuse case.

Richard Barton, briefed by RASSO London, obtained guilty verdicts on all 12 counts relating to non-recent familial sexual abuse after a two week trial.  The case […]
July 4, 2019

Laura Buchan in the Court of Appeal

Laura Buchan, originally instructed by JBR Morgan, has had her client’s sentence substantially reduced in the Court of Appeal. Appearing before Lord Justice Bean, Mr Justice […]
July 1, 2019

Westgate brewery tour and charity fundraising

On Friday evening Members of Westgate Chambers and guests enjoyed the hospitality of Miles Jenner at Harvey’s Brewery, who provided us with one of his fascinating […]