An investigation by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) led to the construction firm, Sweett Group, pleading guilty to a criminal offence of failing to prevent bribes paid to secure its part in the building of a £63m luxury hotel in Dubai. The firm became the first company to be convicted under section 7 of the […]
Julian B. Knowles QC has been featured as Lawyer of the Week in The Times. For the full article by Linda Tsang, please click here.
13 climate change activists from the protest group Plane Stupid have escaped immediate jail terms. The Heathrow 13, consisting of six women and seven men, were charged with aggravated trespass and sentenced to six weeks in jail suspended for 12 months. In July last year, the group cut a hole in the perimeter fence of […]