He has prosecuted and defended in murders.
Featured Murder cases
Defending a man accused of murdering his wife at home with a coal shovel. Provocation and diminished responsibility at issue.
Defending a youth accused of being part of a gang which had perpetrated a brutal stamping and kicking attack on a victim. Secured an acquittal after successfully running a ‘cut-throat’ defence.
Defending successfully a schoolboy with learning difficulties accused of being part of a gang which had pursued and brought down their victim on a playing field where he was murdered.
Prosecuting a multi-handed gang riot that resulted in a murder. Secured six murder convictions.
Prosecuting in a case involving a man who had chased his father in full public view, brought him down and decapitated him with a kitchen carving knife. Diminished responsibility at issue.
Prosecuting in a case involving a man who had killed his victim using a ‘whirlie’ clothes dryer by driving it vertically into his neck until he was decapitated. Insanity at issue.