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Julian King joins Exchange Chambers as a new member
31 March 2017

Exchange Chambers has continued its expansion by welcoming Julian King as a new member.  Julian, who was called to the Bar in 2013, joins Exchange Chambers from St John’s Buildings.  Before becoming a barrister, he spe...

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Exchange Chambers barristers deliver bespoke training to Liverpool City Council
30 March 2017

On 29 March 2017 David Birrell and John Wyn Williams, barristers at Exchange Chambers, delivered bespoke training to over 50 solicitors and officers from Liverpool City C...

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2nd edition of Boundary Disputes, Practice and Precedents by William Hanbury now published
29 March 2017

The 2nd edition of Boundary Disputes, Practice and Precedents by William Hanbury has now been published. Available from The Law Society Bookshop, the s...

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Exchange Chambers barristers act in major drugs trial
27 March 2017

Barristers from Exchange Chambers have acted in a major drugs trial at Leeds Crown Court. Keith Boots, a police inspector, was responsible for seizing and disposing of drugs for West Yorkshire Police, but instead stole them to supply back to criminal gangs. When colleagues raided his Bradford home they fo...

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Steven Fennell to address Insolvency Lawyers’ Association Conference
27 March 2017

Steven Fennell from Exchange Chambers will be a guest speaker at this week’s Academic Forum and Annual Conference hosted by the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association....

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Imran Shafi from Exchange Chambers acts in terrorism trial
27 March 2017

Imran Shafi from Exchange Chambers represented Ijaz Khan, 28, who pleaded guilty to preparing for acts of terrorism at Leeds Crown Court. Khan, 28, made arrangements to travel from Bradford to Syria and obtained money to fund this journey from his wife, Afsheen....

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Simon Lewis and Chloe Fordham appointed to national sports disciplinary panel
23 March 2017

Simon Lewis and Chloe Fordham from Exchange Chambers have been appointed to the disciplinary panel for England Boxing. The panel deals with matters to be heard under the England Boxing disciplinary procedures at a national, regional...

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Rupert Bowers QC joins Exchange Chambers as a Door Tenant
23 March 2017

Exchange Chambers has further strengthened its criminal and regulatory expertise by welcoming Rupert Bowers QC as a door tenant. Called to the Bar in 1995, Rupert maintains a broad practice undertaking business and financial crime and extradition with expertise in ancillary matters associated with criminal invest...

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George Rowell joins Exchange Chambers as a new member
20 March 2017

Exchange Chambers has continued its expansion by welcoming George Rowell as a new member. Called to the Bar in 2004, George is a commercial and chancery barrister with particular expertis...

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Exchange Chambers hosts Modern Slavery Act Seminar
17 March 2017

Exchange Chambers hosted its Modern Slavery Act Seminar 2017 in Manchester yesterday. The well attended event -  which included presentations from Exchange Chambers barristers John Wyn Williams, Peter Killen an...

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Steven Crossley in successful defence of Police Sergeant
10 March 2017

Sergeant M, of Lincolnshire Police, was charged with the Common Assault of a detained person. The principal evidence came from a Police Constable who alleged that following a verbal complaint of assault by a detained person, the Sergeant had said the words "No, this is an assault" and then punched the det...

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Discount Rate Seminar takes place in Manchester
9 March 2017

Over 70 delegates attended Exchange Chambers’ Discount Rate Seminar at the  Radisson Blu Edwardian Hotel in Manchester this week. The half day ev...

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Leading mediator joins Exchange Chambers
8 March 2017

Exchange Chambers has welcomed one of the UK’s top independent mediators as a new member. Paul Johnson, who joins from Kings C...

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Exchange Chambers holds Charity Wine Tasting Evening
6 March 2017

Exchange Chambers has continued its fundraising programme for official charity, The Joshua Tree, with a wine tasting at Veeno, Castle Street, Liverpool. The event, which was attended by barristers from Exchange Chambers and solicitors from law firms throughout Liverpool, raised over £900 ...

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Steven Fennell provides keynote address at North East Commercial Bar Association Seminar
3 March 2017

Steven Fennell from Exchange Chambers was one of two keynote speaker at the North East Commercial Bar Association’s first seminar of 2017 last night. Steven spoke about updates on freezing injun...

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Michael Rawlinson successfully represents Custody Sergeant in Police Misconduct case
2 March 2017

Michael Rawlinson from Exchange Chambers has successfully represented a Lancashire Custody Sergeant, who faced dismissal weeks prior to retirement, after he admitted misconduct in failing to record significant information on a custody record and risk assessment. ...

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Swift expansion for Exchange Chambers
1 March 2017

Exchange Chambers has continued its fast paced expansion by welcoming criminal and regulatory specialist Steven Swift as a new member. Steven was called to the Bar in ...

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Paul Hodgkinson secures Not Guilty verdicts in footballer sex offences trial
1 March 2017

Paul Hodgkinson from Exchange Chambers has successfully defended a former League One footballer accused of grooming a 14-year-old girl into performing a sex act in his car. Former Oldham Athletic midfielder Jack Tuohy, 20, was found not guilty of a string of...

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