Criminal charges against Councillor dropped after representation from Imran Shafi QC

June 17, 2021

Imran Shafi QC from Exchange Chambers was privately instructed to defend a Councillor facing serious criminal allegations. No further details are set out here in order to protect the Councillor’s privacy.

Following various targeted and comprehensive disclosure requests and representations being made, the prosecution was discontinued.

The client maintains their good character and continues their life with their reputation untarnished.

Imran is a member of the criminal department at Exchange Chambers. In recognition of his ability and experience, he was appointed Queen’s Counsel (2021) and a Recorder of the Crown Court (2020).