Julian King

Call 2013


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Julian regularly appears in a wide range of licensing cases.

He often represents private clients facing revocation of firearms or shotgun certificates.

He represents the Security Industry Authority in relation to the licensing of individuals and organisations within the security industry. He has experience of Ofsted appeals in the First Tier Tribunal, as well as a wide experience of other licensing cases.

Licensing Cases

Appeal of P (Teesside Crown Court 2018) Represented Gamekeeper of facing revocation of certificates following allegations concerning domestic incidents. Detailed submissions advanced highlighting personal and professional background. Appeal Allowed.

Appeal of W (Teesside Crown Court 2018) Represented Surveyor and holder of certificates for 43 years. Holder of extensive training qualifications for teaching shooting. Certificates revoked in relation to use of alcohol and personal domestic circumstances. Lengthy written submissions advanced highlighting personal and medical circumstances. Certificates reinstated.

Appeal of S (Sheffield Crown Court 2018) Represented self-employed showman following revocation of firearms and shotgun certificates. Appeal followed revocation after alleged violent incident in a public house.

Appeal of B (Stafford Crown Court 2018) Represented farmer and 30-year holder of firearms and shotgun certificates. Certificates revoked after series of domestic incident reports.

SIA v O (Manchester City Magistrates Court 2018) Represented the Security Industry Authority against a door supervisor who brought an appeal following revocation of his licence, following criminal investigation and conviction. Appeal refused.

SIA v Extreme Security Solutions Limited (Crewe Magistrates Court 2017). Represented the Security Industry Authority in appeal against a decision to refuse an application under the Approved Contractor Scheme. https://www.sia.homeoffice.gov.uk/Pages/about-news.aspx?newsid=571&ArtTypeID=16

PRM News & Wine v Liverpool County Council (Liverpool Magistrates Court 2016). Acted on behalf of the Appellant in licensing appeal concerning an off licence.

In the Matter of Robata Grill Ltd (Bury Council 2016). Represented interested party at sub-licensing committee hearing regarding restaurant / bar premises licence

SIA v A (Manchester Magistrates Court 2015). Represented the Security Industry Authority in an appeal against the revocation of a security licence.

DDC Limited v Ofsted (First-Tier Tribunal Manchester 2015). Represented a company in an appeal against a suspension of registration for childcare provision.