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Garrick Law is saddened at the loss of Queen Elizabeth II

Garrick Law is saddened at the loss of Queen Elizabeth II. Our sincere condolences to His Majesty King Charles III and the Royal Family. Queen Elizabeth […]

Metropolitan Police investigative and disclosure failings result in jury acquittal of a Solicitor in criminal proceedings.

Metropolitan Police investigative and disclosure failings result in jury acquittal of a Solicitor in criminal proceedings Narita Bahra QC  was instructed by Rippon, Patel & French […]

Are Criminal Barristers striking?

Will the Criminal Barristers withdrawal of labour affect my case? On Monday 22 August 2022, the Criminal Bar Association announced that Criminal Barristers undertaking legally aided […]

Narita Bahra QC & Pauline Thompson secure a Not Guilty verdict to Murder on the grounds of Diminished Responsibility

Narita Bahra QC & Pauline Thompson secure a Not Guilty verdict to Murder on the grounds of Diminished Responsibility In a trial taking place before the […]

What do I take to Court?

What do I take to Court? What to take to court for your trial Attending court can be a stressful experience, particularly if you’re unsure what […]

Garrick Law Delighted to Support ‘Gloves up Knives Down’

Garrick Law is proud to be supporting Gloves Up Knives Down, a Social Enterprise committed to supporting young people living in communities affected by knife crime, […]

Child Maintenance Support For Married Or Unmarried Parents

Child Maintenance Support For Married Or Unmarried Parents Do You Need Child Maintenance Solicitors? As a parent going through a divorce or separation, there are financial […]

Disclosure update: Attorney General’s Guidelines on Disclosure 2022

Disclosure update: Attorney General’s Guidelines on Disclosure 2022 The Attorney General’s Guidelines on Disclosure 2020 came into force on 31 December 2020, and replaced those issued […]

Can the police stop and strip search?

Can the police stop and strip search? The focus on police powers to strip search came under scrutiny in the national press this week. The cases […]

CBA Spring Conference

Criminal Bar Association Spring Conference Narita Bahra QC and John Carl Townsend are delighted to be key note speakers at the upcoming CBA Spring Conference ‘Annual […]

Crypto & NFT’s Rise & Fall

Crypto & NFT’s Rise & Fall May 2022 brings focus to the rise and fall in pricing of Crypto currency. It will have not gone unnoticed […]

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a recognised Mental Health Disorder, was deemed a successful defence to Murder

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a recognised Mental Health Disorder, was deemed a successful defence to Murder   Narita Bahra QC, leading Jamie Scott, secured a Not […]

Packing a Prison Bag

Packing a Prison Bag   If you do need to prepare and pack a bag prior to a sentencing hearing, the question that inevitably arises is; […]

Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), Fashion & Fraud

Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs), Fashion & Fraud Narita Bahra QC & Rachel Clark – 33 Chancery Lane Those who follow fashion will recall that in 2019 ‘The […]

Encrochat Rulings Revisited by Narita Bahra QC and Daniel Chadwick

Encrochat Rulings Revisited by Narita Bahra QC and Daniel Chadwick This year ‘Encrochat’ has played a significant role in the Criminal Courts. The approach of those […]

How do I know if I was really contacted by HMRC?

How do I know if I was really contacted by HMRC? In our ever-growing technological world, scam artists are becoming more frequent, and harder to spot. […]

Narita Bahra QC secures a rare verdict in Murder Case in which Court orders CPS Inquiry

Narita Bahra QC secures a rare verdict in Murder Case in which Court orders CPS Inquiry Narita Bahra QC, leading Daniel Chadwick, secured a Special Verdict […]

Narita Bahra QC appears in The Times to discuss ‘Disclosure Week’

Narita Bahra QC appears in The Times to discuss ‘Disclosure Week’   Narita Bahra QC appeared in The Times article ‘Disclosure Week’ marred by collapses which was […]

Will HMRC make a deal with me?

Will HMRC make a deal with me? Failure to pay your HMRC tax bill on time, or refusal to pay, will lead to interest accumulating on […]

Is A Divorce the Right Choice For You & Your Partner?

Which Type Of Divorce Is The Right Choice For You & Your Partner?Types Of Divorce In The UK & Court Divorce Alternatives The ending of a […]

Is A Divorce the Right Choice For You & Your Partner?

Which Type Of Divorce Is The Right Choice For You & Your Partner?Types Of Divorce In The UK & Court Divorce Alternatives The ending of a […]

The competence of experts in criminal proceedings

Narita Bahra QC has been elected as a Master of the Bench

Garrick Law are delighted to announce that Narita Bahra QC has been elected as a Master of the Bench for The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn.A […]

Drill Rap in Criminal Trials

Drill Rap in Criminal Trials Following the airing of the recent documentary: Defending Digga D (BBC Three), debates about the violence in the UK drill music […]

Accused Of A Criminal Offence, Do I Need To Inform My Employers?

Accused of a criminal offence… Do I need to inform my Employers?Criminal accusations can arise is two ways: 1. Outside of the workplace 2. Inside the […]

Parental Responsibility During Covid-19

Parental Responsibility During Covid-19In any set of circumstances Parental Responsibility forms the core rights and responsibilities of a Parent or Guardian of a child. These are […]

Encrochat Encrypted Telephones Hacked June 2020

Encrochat Encrypted Telephones Hacked June 2020 – Drugs, Telephones, NCA Police & SearchesEncrypted telephones have recently hit the June 2020 headlines due to a series of […]

Is My Partner Hiding Something? Fraudulent Activity Within Family Proceedings

Is my partner hiding something? Fraudulent activity within Family proceedingsOur Client Relationship Director for Family Law recently attended a very informative webinar held by District Judge […]

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy PRIVACY POLICY 1.    Legal Information Garrick Law Limited is a Limited Company registered in England and Wales under number 10677244 and the registered office address […]

COVID-19 UPDATE

COVID-19 UPDATE In these uncertain times, Garrick Law want to reassure you that we are open for business. We will continue to provide an excellent service […]

Garrick Law Family Law Update – COVID 19

Garrick Law Family Law Update – COVID 19 During this difficult and unprecedented time, we hope for all families to be safe and to survive the […]

Mother’s Day Cancelled?

Mother’s Day Cancelled? One of the immediate impacts of Isolating and Social Distancing are how this impacts families where children spend time with parents who have […]

Day 1: Driving Home for Christmas – Random Stop Checks Over the Festive Period

Day 1: Driving Home for Christmas – Random Stop Checks Over the Festive Period Statistics show that motorists are 3 times more likely to be breathalysed […]

Day 9: Meet the Team Special – William Lavell

Day 9: Meet the Team Special – William Lavell Day 9 of our 12 Days of Christmas is a ‘Meet the Team’ special. Next up, our […]

Day 8: Divorce Proceedings – What to Expect When Things Aren’t Merry & Bright

Day 8: Divorce Proceedings – What to Expect When Things Aren’t Merry & Bright Separation and potential divorce can be difficult at any time of the […]

Day 7: Meet the Team – Mandeep Randhawa

Day 7: Meet the Team – Mandeep Randhawa Day 7 of our 12 Days of Christmas is a ‘Meet the Team’ special. Next up, our Client […]

Day 5: Meet the Team – Narita Bahra QC

Day 5: Meet the Team – Narita Bahra QC Day 5 of our 12 Days of Christmas is a ‘Meet the Team’ special. This time, we […]

Day 4: A Christmas Gift – Access a Free Chapter of ‘Disclosure in the Criminal Courts: A Practitioner’s Guide’

Day 4: A Christmas Gift – Access a Free Chapter of ‘Disclosure in the Criminal Courts: A Practitioner’s Guide’ Co-authored with top prosecutor Don Ramble, the […]

Day 2: Meet The Team – Sunpritha Jutlla

Day 2: Meet The Team – Sunpritha Jutlla Day 2 of our 12 Days of Christmas is a ‘Meet the Team’ special. First up, our Client […]

Day 3: It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year… or Is it? Keeping Yourself and Your Employees Safe this Christmas Party Season

Day 3: It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year… or Is it? Keeping Yourself and Your Employees Safe this Christmas Party Season The relaxed social […]

Day 12: We Wish You a Very Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

Day 12: We Wish You a Very Merry Christmas & Happy New Year On the final day of Garrick Law’s 12 Days of Christmas, we would […]

Day 11: Meet the Team Special – Georgina Conner

Day 11: Meet the Team Special – Georgina Conner Day 11 of our 12 Days of Christmas is a ‘Meet the Team’ special. Next up, our […]

Day 6: Christmas Contact Orders

Day 6: Christmas Contact Orders Unless child contact over the Christmas or holiday period has been previously arranged by agreement or a Court order, parents will […]

Day 10: More Than Just a Mulled Wine Headache: How to Effectively Respond if You Are Charged With a Drunk & Disorderly Offence

Day 10: More Than Just a Mulled Wine Headache: How to Effectively Respond if You Are Charged With a Drunk & Disorderly Offence Due to the […]

Congratulations to Narita Bahra on her Queen’s Counsel Appointment

Garrick Law are delighted to announce that Narita Bahra has been appointed as a Queen’s Counsel. Narita will be sworn in at Silks Day Ceremony on […]

Most Women in the UK who have an Islamic Wedding do not get Legal Rights

Most Women in the UK who have an Islamic Wedding do not get Legal Rights The Channel 4 documentary, The Truth About Muslim Marriage, which aired […]

When is it Right to Use a Loan to Fund my Divorce and Financial Remedy Proceedings?

When is it Right to Use a Loan to Fund my Divorce and Financial Remedy Proceedings? Divorce can be an expensive process and sometimes it is […]

Tougher Laws on Death Caused by Dangerous Driving

Tougher Laws on Death Caused by Dangerous Driving Government Ministers have confirmed that dangerous drivers who cause death while using their mobile phones or speeding will […]

Sunpritha Jutlla Opening the London Stock Exchange Market

Sunpritha Jutlla Opening the London Stock Exchange Market The London Stock Exchange invites new admissions each day to ‘Open the Market’ and take part in a […]

Restraint Orders Explained

Restraint Orders Explained What is a restraint order?A restraint order is an order issued by the Court to protect an individual from harm.A restraint order will […]

Random Stop Checks over the Festive Period

Random Stop Checks over the Festive Period Statistics show that motorists are 3 times more likely to be breathalysed in December. The power to stop motorists […]

Property Prices and Divorce – The Impact of Brexit

Property Prices and Divorce – The Impact of Brexit As we head into 2019, the outlook for the property market appears bleak.  Mark Carney, the Governor […]

Online Divorce: What are the Risks?

Online Divorce: What are the Risks? Divorce is a highly complex issue. Several websites offer online divorces for as little as £40.00, promising the proceedings will […]

Online Divorce: Myths Exposed

Online Divorce: Myths Exposed Divorce is a highly complex issue. Several websites offer online divorces for as little as £40.00 promising proceedings will be complete within […]

New Sentencing Regime for Manslaughter Published

New Sentencing Regime for Manslaughter Published On 1 November 2018 the Sentencing Council issued the first definitive guidelines for manslaughter offences. These guidelines will now be […]

Narita Bahra’s client Valentin Krzyzyk Cleared of Sexual Assault after Police Fail to Hand Over Vital CCTV Evidence

Narita Bahra’s client Valentin Krzyzyk Cleared of Sexual Assault after Police Fail to Hand Over Vital CCTV Evidence Narita Bahra‘s client, Valentin Krzyzyk has been cleared […]

Narita Bahra’s Client cleared of Rape Weeks After Sexual Assault Acquittal

Narita Bahra’s Client cleared of Rape Weeks After Sexual Assault Acquittal Narita Bahra‘s client, Valentin Krzyzyk was acquitted of sexually assaulting a woman in January. The […]

Narita Bahra for Sky News

Narita Bahra for Sky News In the last 2 years, more than 70 registered sex offenders from the UK have been refused entry to countries in […]

Narita Bahra Secures Acquittal for Ex-Universal Music Media Mogul

Narita Bahra Secures Acquittal for Ex-Universal Music Media Mogul Narita Bahra secured an acquittal last week for a former studio head at Universal Music. Dave Pollard […]

Narita Bahra: Redefining the Bar

Narita Bahra: Redefining the Bar Distributed weekly via shop sales, subscriptions and online with a weekly readership of 40,000, Asian Voice is one of the most […]

Narita Bahra QC’s “Tackling Disclosure in Criminal Cases: A Practitioner’s Guide” Published

Narita Bahra QC’s “Tackling Disclosure in Criminal Cases: A Practitioner’s Guide” Published Co-authored with top prosecutor Don Ramble, the book features a foreward by Sir Peter […]

Narita Bahra QC Wins Criminal Lawyer of the Year

Narita Bahra QC Wins Criminal Lawyer of the Year Garrick Law is delighted to announce that Narita Bahra QC won Criminal Lawyer of the Year at the 25th […]

Narita Bahra QC provides expert opinion and features in “The Lady Killers” documentary

Narita Bahra QC provides expert opinion and features in “The Lady Killers” documentary A television series ‘The Lady Killers’ focuses on recent court cases of women […]

Narita Bahra QC becomes first female silk to begin the “Lethbridge Gloves” tradition

Narita Bahra QC becomes first female silk to begin the “Lethbridge Gloves” tradition Nemone Lethbridge read law at Somerville College Oxford and was called to the […]

Narita Bahra QC appears in Counsel Magazine’s ‘QC pen portraits’

Narita Bahra QC appears in Counsel Magazine’s ‘QC pen portraits’ Narita Bahra QC appears in Counsel Magazine’s ‘QC pen portraits’. The article focuses on six 2018 […]

Narita Bahra QC Appears as Guest Speaker at The Times & Bond Solon’s Annual Expert Witness Conference – Annual Expert Witness Survey Report 2019 Published

Narita Bahra QC Appears as Guest Speaker at The Times & Bond Solon’s Annual Expert Witness Conference – Annual Expert Witness Survey Report 2019 Published On […]

Narita Bahra QC – 2020 Finalist Asian Women of Achievement Awards

Narita Bahra QC – 2020 Finalist Asian Women of Achievement Awards Garrick Law is delighted to announce Narita Bahra QC has been shortlisted for the Asian […]

Narita Bahra Invited to Sit on City Sikhs Advisory Board Panel

Narita Bahra Invited to Sit on City Sikhs Advisory Board Panel City Sikhs is one of the UK’s largest professional networks. The organisation seeks to inspire, […]

Narita Bahra Appears for Sky News

Narita Bahra Appears for Sky News Narita Bahra appears for Sky News to discuss disclosure failures by the Prosecution which resulted in the collapse of the […]

Narita Bahra Appears for Sky News Discussing the UK Harvey Weinstein Allegations

Narita Bahra Appears for Sky News Discussing the UK Harvey Weinstein Allegations It has emerged that UK Police Officers are looking into 7 allegations of sexual […]

Narita Bahra Appears on BBC Radio 4 to Discuss Disclosure Failings

Narita Bahra Appears on BBC Radio 4 to Discuss Disclosure Failings Narita Bahra appeared on Sarah Montague’s BBC Radio 4 News last week to discuss the […]

Narita Bahra Appears for ITV News

Narita Bahra Appears for ITV News Narita Bahra prevents a miscarriage of justice in her most recent case, R -v- Valentin Krzyzyk. In this case, CCTV […]

Narita Bahra Appears for Sky News Discussing the UK Harvey Weinstein Allegations

Narita Bahra Appears for Sky News Discussing the UK Harvey Weinstein Allegations Narita Bahra led a discussion on Sky News Breakfast Show commenting from a defence […]

Lessons to be learnt from the tragic death of Caroline Flack and Domestic Violence charges

Lessons to be learnt from the tragic death of Caroline Flack and Domestic Violence charges There are many questions arising and lessons to be learnt from […]

How to maintain your relationship during Lockdown

How to maintain your relationship during Lockdown Keep to a routine. That routine should distinguish between the working week and the weekend. Maintain your daily appearance. […]

How criminal cases are being affected by the COVID-19 outbreak

How criminal cases are being affected by the COVID-19 outbreak Note from Sunpritha: Covid-19 presents an unprecedent challenge for the Criminal Justice System. Courts, prosecuting authorities, […]

HMRC Crack Down on VAT Evasion Offences

HMRC Crack Down on VAT Evasion Offences Information recently released under the Freedom of Information Act confirmed that the number of tax evasion cases lined up […]

HHJ Perrins Slams CPS for Wholesale Disclosure Failings as Narita Bahra’s Client Walks Free

HHJ Perrins Slams CPS for Wholesale Disclosure Failings as Narita Bahra’s Client Walks Free On the 26th of January 2018 the prosecution offered no evidence on […]

Hawala Money Transfer Systems: Debunking the Presumption of Illegitimacy – Narita Bahra QC Successfully Defends in £11M Money Laundering Trial

Hawala Money Transfer Systems: Debunking the Presumption of Illegitimacy – Narita Bahra QC Successfully Defends in £11M Money Laundering Trial In October 2019 – Narita Bahra QC and […]

Every Professionals Nightmare

Every Professionals Nightmare Imagine you walk into work and you are presented with allegations made by a patient alleging professional misconduct, or the police knock at […]

Disclosure failures and unqualified expert exposed in £3.5 million prosecution by defence barrister Narita Bahra

Disclosure failures and unqualified expert exposed in £3.5 million prosecution by defence barrister Narita Bahra A multi-million-pound diamond scam case collapsed after it emerged that the […]

Disclosure Failings Result in Collapse of a Multi Million Pound Evasion of Excise Duty

Disclosure Failings Result in Collapse of a Multi Million Pound Evasion of Excise Duty Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs claim that one of the results of […]

Criminal Charges for Health, Educational and Social Care Professionals who Fail to Report Forced Marriages

Criminal Charges for Health, Educational and Social Care Professionals who Fail to Report Forced Marriages A forced marriage is legally defined as one in which one […]

Court of Appeal Rules Islamic Marriages Are Not Legally Binding in the UK

Court of Appeal Rules Islamic Marriages Are Not Legally Binding in the UK A court has reversed a judgment from two years ago which found that […]

Charting a Steady Course in the Turbulent Sea of Divorce

Charting a Steady Course in the Turbulent Sea of Divorce Divorce can be one of the most traumatic experiences in our lives. A time of anger, […]

Can I use a loan to fund divorce and financial proceedings?

Can I use a loan to fund divorce and financial proceedings? Research reveals that divorce rates increase following periods where couples are forced to spend an […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Court Room Dressing

Are You Dressing for a Court Appearance? The Do’s and Don’ts of Court Room DressingA frequently asked important question by clients who are due to be […]

Dangers of Social Media

Dangers of Social MediaSocial media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and WhatsApp have become the most common form of communication in the United Kingdom. […]

I’m Innocent, Do I Need a Solicitor at the Police Station?

I’m Innocent, Do I Need a Solicitor at the Police Station? You should always exercise your right to seek advice from a solicitor when you have […]

My Matter Has Been NFA’ed. Do I Still Have Anything to Worry About?

My Matter Has Been NFA’ed.. Do I Still Have Anything to Worry About?Last week, newspapers published that only 1 in 14 criminal investigations lead to a […]

The Remit of Stop and Search Powers

The Remit of Stop and Search PowersThis month the government have initiated a renewed focus on stop and search powers available to police officers and the […]

Covid 19: Professionals working during the pandemic

Covid 19: Professionals working during the pandemicThe Coronavirus crisis has shone an exhausting spotlight on the NHS and the professionals who work within it. Those professionals […]

Legal Aid vs Private Representation

Legal Aid v Private RepresentationDespite every lawyer advising their client to always read the small print we recognise that when individuals are stressed they regularly fail […]

Narita Bahra QC’s Exposure of Expert Witness in Landmark Carbon Credits Case, The CPS Update the APCOA Guidance (September 2019)

Narita Bahra QC’s Exposure of Expert Witness in Landmark Carbon Credits Case, The CPS Update the APCOA Guidance (September 2019) In May 2019, Narita Bahra QC […]

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