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Acquittal of a 21 year old client at Hendon Magistrates’ Court

16 October, 2018

Today GT Stewart secured the acquittal of a 21 year old client at Hendon Magistrates’ Court who was accused of a public order offence, assaulting police officers, and resisting arrest. Our client had no previous convictions. Eva Luna Roszykiewicz, a solicitor at the firm, successfully argued that the officers were not acting in the execution […]

Son acquitted of assaulting his Stepfather

16 October, 2018

On 5th October 2018 at Manchester Magistrates’ Court, an advocate from GT Stewart Solicitors successfully represent a client, at trial, accused of biting and scratching his step-father with a pint glass. The client has mental health difficulties and the Court heard of the animosity between the parties and advocate Graham Whittingham was able to achieve […]

Prison sentences imposed suspended

15 October, 2018

On 11 October 2018 advocates from GT Stewart Solicitors managed to persuade Leeds Crown Court to suspend the prison sentences imposed on their clients who had been charged with kidnap and causing grievous bodily harm. Melanie Krudy and Emma Haley acted on behalf of the clients instructed by Patricia Walker and Philip Mahoney. If you […]

Successful challenge of CPS’ decision

21 May, 2018

Successful challenge by Sophie Smith to the CPS’ decision to prosecute our client for a Public Order offence rather than caution him.  The CPS refused to reconsider their decision on at least two occasions and it was only after an application for permission to judicially review their decision was issued at the Administrative Court with […]

Client Unanimously Acquitted

30 April, 2018

GT Stewart today successfully defended EB, who stood trial at Southwark Crown Court charged with conspiracy to commit fraud by false representations and money laundering. EB was alleged to have been part of a conspiracy to defraud the Department for Work & Pensions by allowing his bank account to be used to receive monies fraudulently […]

Not guilty of conspiracy to import and supply cocaine

17 April, 2018

GT Stewart represented C at Southwark Crown Court, who was charged with one count of conspiracy to import cocaine and conspiracy to supply cocaine . C, an experienced helicopter pilot, was arrested in September 2017 following a police sting operation in Kent. 6 other persons were also charged on the indictment. C was charged on […]

Client Unanimously Acquitted of Causing Death by Careless Driving

19 February, 2018

GT Stewart represented T at Woolwich Crown Court, who was charged with one count of causing death by careless driving. T, an experienced HGV driver with a clean driving record, was arrested in August 2016 following a collision with a pedestrian in Regent Street, London. T was charged on the basis that he, according to […]

Client Unanimously Acquitted of GBH

6 December, 2017

Mr M recently stood trial at Northampton Crown Court charged with GBH with intent. He was alleged to have wounded the complainant with a machete and iron bar inside his own home address in July 2016. Mr M always maintained his innocence stating that he defended himself after returning home to find it had been […]

Historic Sex Offences – Unanimous Acquittal at Croydon Crown Court

20 November, 2017

Our client, a father of 5 and no previous convictions, stood for trial last week at Croydon Crown Court having been charged with a number of serious historic sexual offences against his step-daughter. Our client’s asserted a factual denial. It was not disputed that the relationship between our client and his step daughter was, at […]