Rebecca Upton defended Jamie Winchester during a 10-week trial at Hove Crown Court. He was convicted...
Our Criminal Team is committed to providing advocacy and advice to the highest possible standard.
Our highly experienced team generally covers courts from Portsmouth in the West to Canterbury in the East and up to and including London in the North. However, Members of the Team are happy to travel beyond this region to cater for clients’ needs.
The Team has the following facilities at its disposal:
- Conference facilities in Brighton and London (including video conferencing).
- Seminar facilities (used for seminars on recent legal developments).
- A full book and web-based legal research capability.
Rebecca Upton defends man who supplied gun in murder plot - Feb 2018
Edward Hand secures acquittal at the Old Bailey - Oct 2017
First full re-trial in international criminal law history opens today - Jun 2017
1COR Brighton are Recruiting to the Criminal Team - May 2017
Edward Hand secures life term sentence, prosecuting serial sex attacker - May 2017
Rowan Jenkins in successful prosecution of mother charged with gross negligence manslaughter - Apr 2017
Julian Dale Instructed In The Crown Court For A 7 Week Defence Trial For An Historic Rape - Jan 2017
Rowan Jenkins Successfully Prosecutes Murder in Dorking - Nov 2016
Rowan Jenkins secures conviction in triple attempt murder - May 2016
Adam Wagner and Diarmuid Laffan successful in historic Supreme Court joint enterprise case - Feb 2016
Matthew Heywood in successful prosecution for murder - Sep 2015
Crown Office Row takes the lead in Legal 500 rankings - Sep 2015
Rowan Jenkins secures conviction for attempted murder - Aug 2015
Adam Wagner instructed in Supreme Court murder challenge - Mar 2015
Rowan Jenkins has successfully prosecuted a case of historic rape from 1968-1975 - Feb 2015
Matthew Heywood secures convictions for the Crown in a large scale Graffiti case - Feb 2015
Boost for the Criminal Team as 3 experienced practitioners join us from Eastbourne - Oct 2014
Catriona Murdoch publishes article: Living on Death Row in the Criminal Bar Quarterly, Issue 3, Autumn 2014 - Oct 2014
Kieran Coonan QC leading Rowan Jenkins acted on behalf of a colorectal surgeon charged with gross negligence manslaughter and perjury - Feb 2014
Christine Henson prosecutes rogue builder for a confidence fraud against the elderly in Brighton - Nov 2012
Our Civil and Criminal Barristers give client care talk to Worthing Law Society - May 2012
Catriona Murdoch’s article published in Criminal Law and Justice Weekly - Mar 2012
Christine Henson wins on 14 counts of benefits fraud - Oct 2011
Christine Henson and Denise Saunders secure Not Guilty verdict in 4-week Rape Trial - Aug 2011
Success for criminal team in road traffic fatality cases - Mar 2010