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Lincoln House Chambers Welcomes Lucy Wright & Sarah Magill

The members of Lincoln House Chambers are delighted to welcome both Lucy Wright & Sarah Magill to Chambers’ Criminal Team. Lucy was called to the Bar in 2011 and joins Chambers from 15 Winckley Square Chambers in Preston. Lucy is a specialist criminal practitioner, with a wealth of expertise across the…Read more

Simon Gurney ensures Chartered Surveyor retains membership of RICS

Simon Gurney was instructed by Deepika Raino of Slater & Gordon Solicitors to represent TS, a member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, who had been referred to a Disciplinary Panel over allegations of misconduct surrounding a residential property valuation. It was alleged by the RICS that TS,…Read more

Acquittals in the Yousef Makki trial

Alistair Webster Q.C. and Alex Leach have just completed the successful defence of Boy A in the Yousef Makki murder trial.  Yousef was a MGS pupil and the case has featured widely in the national press. Commenting on the acquittals, Alistair said: “ This was a very difficult and emotive…Read more

Sam Jones In-House Seminar Offer

On 18 June, Sam gave a seminar on how best to present claims to several fee-earners at AMT Lawyers in Blackburn. Topics included stage 3 and trial preparation, witness statements and pleadings. Sam also gave a credit hire “update” which included an analysis of the often-quoted Irving v Morgan…Read more

Henry Blackshaw secures suspended sentence for intoxicated airline pilot

The defendant is a long-haul captain with American Airlines, which is the closest that the USA has to a flag carrier and is the world’s largest airline. In February 2019 he had been on a two-night stopover in Manchester, prior to flying the return leg of a flight from Philadelphia. Having…Read more