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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 […]

Video Link Justice

17 April, 2018

Greg Stewart was a signatory to a letter printed in today’s Times newspaper following the sentencing of a 17-year-old boy to ten years’ imprisonment by video link. VIDEO-LINK JUSTICE Sir, Recently a 17-year-old boy was sentenced to ten years’ imprisonment by video link, without consultation with his youth offending team officer. The boy will have […]

Jane Pritchard joins GT Stewart Solicitors & Advocates as a management consultant

2 March, 2018

We are delighted to announce that Jane Pritchard has joined GT Stewart Solicitors & Advocates as a management consultant to assist with compliance, GDPR and our case management. Jane will brings her lengthy experience of legal aid practice as both practitioner and management to the role as well as her unrivalled knowledge of Tikit P4W. […]

Greg Stewart appears on the Victoria Derbyshire Show

21 February, 2018

Yesterday morning Greg Stewart contributed to a discussion on ‘upskirting’ on the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire show. The discussion focused on campaigners calling for a specific law to criminalise the act. Following his appearance he commented ‘Whilst taking photographs is not generally a criminal offence it is likely to become one if campaigners succeed in tidying up this […]

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 […]

Sentence Quashed on Appeal

14 February, 2018

On Thursday 8 February, Thom Dyke, of 9 Gough Square Chambers successfully represented JO, a GT Stewart client, in an application for an appeal against sentence at the Court of Appeal. JO had pleaded guilty to breach of a ten year old restraining order and was sentenced to 18 months’ imprisonment. JO’s trial solicitors and […]

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 […]