Monthly Archives: May 2017


Victoria Barker Prosecutes ‘Sadistic Thug’ who abused girlfriend

Victoria Barker appeared in this matter for the Prosecution. John Pickard, 26, was sentenced to 3 years imprisonment by HHJ Paul Batty Q.C. at Teesside Crown Court following an horrific attack on his girlfriend. Further details of the case can be found here About Victoria You can view Victoria’s profile here

Pupils’ Diary – A View From Our Future

At 39 Park Square we take immense pride in our pupillage program. We have a policy of providing pupillage with a view to offering tenancy. Our aim is to recruit candidates who have the potential to reach the very top of the profession. With that in mind we recruit candidates of the highest calibre. However, we […]

Serial Rapist Handed Life Sentence – Nick Adlington Prosecutes

Nick Adlington appeared in this matter for the Prosecution. Peter Smith, 45, denied subjecting another woman to a catalogue of sex assaults over a number of years. But he was found guilty on 11 counts, including rape and sexual assault, after a trial at Teesside Crown Court last month. He appeared at the same court […]

Nick Adlington Prosecutes Death by Careless Driving

Nick Adlington appeared in this matter for the Prosecution. The defendant lost control of his Vauxhall Corsa whilst speeding killing a pedestrian and seriously injuring his two passengers. He was  sentenced to 16 months imprisonment by HHJ Stubbs QC sitting at York Crown Court. He was disqualified from driving for 3 years and 8 months […]