Aron Rollin

year of call :

2004

introduction

expertise

cv & downloads

General Crime

Broad experience defending in a full range of violence offences, regulatory offences, burglaries and counterfeiting and copyright offences.

R v Brooks & Ors, Southwark CC. Led by Charles Bott QC and instructed to represent James Weatherup one of the News of the World journalists charged as part of the main phone hacking trial.

R v C, CCC, representing a Sun journalist arrested as part of Operation Elveden

R v Kraik, Leeds CC, representing driver charged as part of Operation Pallhill murder investigation

R v A, CCC, junior counsel in team representing one of those charged as part of Operation Bullfinch, the Oxford grooming case. One of only 2 Defendants acquitted.

R v D & Ors, Reading CC. These were the main proceedings arising from Operation Gresham which was a specialist 6 month, multi-force, operation into alleged organised thefts and disposal of high value vehicles. Successfully argued that conspiracy was inappropriate in this case.

Specialisation in the representation of football fans accused of being involved in large scale public order offences. This includes successful representation an alleged ringleader accused of organising one of the largest ‘football riots’ of recent years.