Gordon is instructed in a large number of cases involving Serious Organised Crime, especially Organised Crime Groups involved in people trafficking and drug importations and supply, including EncroChat cases. Gordon is ranked as a Leading Junior in The Legal 500 (crime).
Featured Organised crime cases
Instructed in ongoing large-scale OCG multi-kilo drugs importation case.
R v T
Successfully defended a lorry driver charged with £9.8m drugs importation.
R v J
Successfully defended in ‘people smuggling’ case following the discovery by Border Force officers of three illegal immigrants in a hidden compartment in the defendant’s vehicle.
R v W
Lorry driver accused of being part of a multi-million pound alcohol smuggling operation. Found not guilty following a six-week trial.
R v M
Defendant acquitted of facilitating the entry of 10 illegal immigrants into the UK. The defendant had denied knowledge of the presence of the immigrants.
R v R
Defendant acquitted of facilitating the entry of 28 illegal immigrants into the UK. The jury found the defendant not guilty having deliberated for less than 30 minutes.