General Crime

R v PC and Ors (2015) Reported case following decision by the Court of Appeal into Sexual Exploitation, Indecent Images and Revenge Pornography.    The case itself commenced with an extensive police investigation carried out into sexual exploitation said to have been committed by young male members of the travelling commun... Read more

Conspiracy to Import Class A

 Jan 2017  Case Studies

R v S and Others [2013] Wood Green Crown Court - The defendant along with 6 others was arrested, charged and faced trial for their part in a large scale operation conducted by the Serious Crime Directorate. Following years of investigation in respect of one lead defendant and months of investigation involving the remaining ‘top tier... Read more

Sexual Offences

 Jan 2017  Case Studies

R v AK [2013] Snaresbrook Crown Court - The defendant was charged with offences stemming under the umbrella of ‘Operation Yewtree’. Following transfer of his legal representation at the police station he was represented by instructing solicitor and Counsel Ms Sarah Forshaw QC. Throughout the trial preparation and process it be... Read more

Conspiracy to Import Class A

 Jan 2017  Case Studies

R v SD-J (2006) Vince Reveglia successfully defended a client charged with serious allegations of conspiracy to import drugs into the UK from Guyana and manufacturing 'crack cocaine' believed to be valued in the region of £300 million. The gang had devised a complex international route by which cocaine paste and liquid would reach B... Read more

Sexual Assault

 Jan 2017  Case Studies

R v PD and Ors (2016) Mold Crown Court-The defendant is one of a number of young men arrested following an investigation into Child Exploitation in the North Wales area which allegedly included serious sexual offences committed by a large number of males against females under the age of 16. The offending was said to be organised and the i... Read more

Unlawful Entry into the UK

 Dec 2016  Case Studies

R v C and Ors (2015) Croydon Crown Court-The defendant was lead defendant and one of four eventually charged with Conspiracy to Defraud and facilitating unlawful entry into the UK. This was as a result of a large scale ‘whistle blowing’ operation where the Directors of the companies alongside external accountants were accused... Read more