Gordon Ross, Simon Shannon and Will Glover successful in ‘discredited expert’ fraud trial at Southwark Crown Court

Gordon Ross

Simon Shannon

After four weeks of a trial originally scheduled to last twelve, Gordon Ross, Simon Shannon and William Glover were successful in the defence of their clients. Following a series of disclosure requests, and a voir dire in relation to the prosecution expert, the prosecution offered no evidence against all eight defendants on all charges.

The case attracted widespread media attention:





Gordon Ross led William Glover, instructed by Rebecca Cooke of Shearman Bowen & Co.


Simon Shannon appeared as a led junior and was instructed by Zahir Ahmed and Fergus Harrington of ABV Solicitors.




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