In the Media

Chief magistrate praises defence solicitors over riots

PUBLISHED November 16, 2011

The chief magistrate has praised the ?exemplary skill and professionalism? of defence solicitors in the summer riot courts, calling them ?unsung heroes?. Senior district judge Howard Riddle said that without defence solicitors? efforts the criminal justice system would not have been able to respond as it did to the unprecedented volume of work that followed the riots. read more