Court Cases & News

False ID footballer acquitted

16/12/2016

Sonn Macmillan Walker represented a Scottish Premier League and international footballer charged with two offences in relation to an application to the DVLA to exchange his false EU driving licence for a full UK licence. After a two day trial in the Crown Court, he was found not guilty on both count[Click for more]

David Buchler acquittal

10/11/2016

Sonn Macmillan Walker represented former Spurs Chief Executive David Buchler in proceedings at Isleworth Crown Court in which he was alleged to have committed the offence of assault occasioning  actual bodily harm.  He was unanimously acquitted by the jury.  The incident took place in[Click for more]

CJ de Mooi extradition

23/09/2016

Sonn Macmillan Walker represented former Eggheads star CJ de Mooi in extradition proceedings initiated by The Netherlands for an allegation of murder from 1988.  The European Arrest Warrant (EAW) relied on information apparently taken from Mr de Mooi’s autobiography, however, there was no[Click for more]

High Court refuses to extradite to Greece

21/07/2016

Sonn Macmillan Walker acted for GM who was arrested in September 2014 under a European Arrest Warrant (accusation) issued by Greece.  At his extradition hearing he raised a bar under Article 3 ECHR, the right not to be subjected to inhuman or degrading treatment, on the basis that his rights wo[Click for more]