Monthly Archives: March 2020


Nick Adlington 39’s head of crime group prosecutes “utterly inhuman” paedophile

This defendant admitted 25 sexual offences committed against young boys when he appeared at Grimsby Crown Court in February this year.  Prosecuted by number 39’s head of crime group Nick Adlinton the case involved predatory paedophilia against boys as young as young as 8.  HHJ Kelson QC hearing the case described the defendant’s behaviour as […]

Covid-19 Contingency Planning

24th March 2020 – UPDATE Following guidance issued last night by the Leader of Circuit and our Senior Presiding Judge Mr Justice Goss all members of chambers have been advised NOT TO ATTEND COURT IN PERSON today. Members will attempt to conduct all hearings on the 24th March 2020 by remote means. We expect this […]

Chambers welcomes Brian Russell as our new door tenant

Our recent addition to Chambers, Brian Russell successfully achieved Grade 4 on the CPS advocate’s panel early this year. He was instructed to prosecute the case of R v L at Leeds Crown Court. The defendant pleaded guilty to offences of Rape and Wounding with intent to cause GBH following a brutal assault upon a […]