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3PB Employment barrister Matthew Curtis analyses the latest employment law cases

Employment specialist Matthew Curtis provides an employment case law update covering: Tribunal fees – the latest position Suspension – the risks ACAS Early conciliation – the latest skirmishes in an ongoing war (De Mota v ADR Network & anor UKEAT/0305/16) Presidential guidance – pensions and Vento Burden of proof in discrimination claims Please click here to read Matthew's […]

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3PB Criminal barrister Jodie Mittell prosecutes a well organised commercial smuggling operation

Jodie Mittell prosecuted a well organised commercial smuggling operation. The group conveyed mobile phones and steroids into Winchester prison and were involved in laundering money from inmates and their relatives. The leaders of the group were given consecutive terms of imprisonment despite already serving long sentences. For more information about the case please click here.

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Southampton drugs gang prosecuted by 3PB Criminal barrister Jodie Mittell are jailed for more than 25 years

Criminal Barrister Jodie Mittell prosecuted six men responsible for the supply of 2 kilos crack cocaine and heroin to Southampton users, over a six month period. The gang took their orders through a phone line called ‘The Scouse network’ and then obtained their supplies from Liverpool. Jodie Mittell said that the drugs hotline, which sometimes […]

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Katherine Dunseath shortlisted for 'Junior Barrister of the Year' by Family Law

3PB family barrister Katherine Dunseath has been shortlisted for the Family Law award as 'Junior Barrister of the Year'. Over the past 7 years, the Family Law Awards have firmly established themselves as a highly prestigious event, celebrating the success and achievements of family lawyers and the vital contribution that they make to society. Last […]

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Former member Tribunal Judge Mark Sutherland Williams appointed Resident Judge for First-tier Tribunal (Immigration and Asylum Chamber)

3PB congratulates its former member Tribunal Judge Mark Sutherland Williams on his appointment as the Resident Judge for the Immigration and Asylum Chamber at Hatton Cross Hearing Centre in West London.  Judge Sutherland Williams’ new appointment takes effect from 18 September 2017. Please click here for more details.

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Sports Barrister Graham Gilbert appointed to Sport Resolutions’ Pro Bono Panel

Many congratulations to Graham Gilbert whose sports expertise has been acknowledged through his recent appointment to Sport Resolutions Pro Bono Panel. Sport Resolutions is the independent, not-for-profit, dispute resolution service for sport in the United Kingdom. Established by the main stakeholder groups in sport, their aim is to provide an expert, speedy and cost effective alternative […]

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Jane Rowley instructed as Leading Counsel for a Defendant facing Serious Sexual Assault charges in Newcastle Crown Court

Jane Rowley has been instructed as Leading Counsel for a Defendant facing Serious Sexual Assault charges in Newcastle Crown Court. The trial commenced on 21st August and is expected to conclude early October. The case arises from a series of complex investigations conducted by Northumbria Police, into alleged sex rings operating in the North East by […]

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