Public and Regulatory


  • Police Force v G: Closure Order (A).  Obtained closure order in respect of suspected crack house.  Occupant used threatened neighbours with violence.
  • Chief Constable v F:  Firearms Licence Appeal (R).  Hundreds of guns found at residence of a registered firearms dealer together with prohibited weapons and prohibited ammunition.  PII and evidential issues resultant from concurrent criminal proceedings.
  • Chief Constable v Q:  Firearms Licence Appeal (R).  Revocation of firearms certificate on basis of intelligence reports.  Appeal concerned PII and public safety considerations.
  • Local Authority v Z: Leaving Litter (P).  Prosecution brought by local authority for littering in public place.
  • Local Authority v N: Contempt of Court (D).  Vulnerable, elderly client alleged to have breached ASBO.


“Words cannot explain how elated I am with the outcome today. I am ever so grateful. Wanted to express my deepest appreciation” – client’s email to instructing solicitor

“I am extremely grateful for the excellent work you have done on this case” – email from instructing solicitor

“I’ve just had a chat with young Mr. F and he’s asked me to pass on his sincere thanks for yesterday. In his words you were top dollar and really cool. Thank you for all your efforts in securing a great result for us” – email from instructing solicitor


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Academic qualifications

  • BPTC (Kaplan)
  • LLB (Newcastle University)


  • Academic Scholar (Canford School)
  • The Luboshez Award (Middle Temple)
  • Arnold and Porter Prize for Competition Law (N’cle)
  • Pinsent Masons Prize for Public Law (N’cle)
  • Cartmell Shepherd Mooting Prize

Professional bodies

  • Criminal Bar Association
  • Western Circuit