Jonathan Lennon

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cv & downloads

Organised Crime

R v Todd (2015); Canterbury Crown Court.  Appeared for defendant in large scale cigarette smuggling case by defendants involved in haulage industry in North East of England.  Acquitted.

R v Rochford Birmingham Crown Court (2013). Lead counsel representing the main Defendant in a drugs trafficking case involving s a long and complex covert police operation

R v Duffy (2012) Northampton Crown Court. Conspiracy to supply drugs, junior alone.

R v Hussain (2011) Bradford Crown Court. Leading junior representing defendant accused of conspiracy to import guns and ammunition from the USA.

R v Sirignano (2010), Brighton Crown Court. Junior counsel for principal defendant in huge conspiracy to import cocaine case.

R v Saltmarsh (2007) 2 Cr. App. R (S) 99.  Reported appeal case regarding appropriate length of sentence in case involving large scale importation of guns and distribution of drugs.

R v Dent (2007) Southampton Crown Court.  Leading junior in a case of large scale cultivation of cannabis.

R v Ellis (2006) Old Bailey.  Junior for defence in multi-handed conspiracy to commit series of armed robberies case.

R v Durrani (2006) Leeds Crown Court.  Junior in massive heroin distribution case.

R v Rahim (2005) Norwich Crown Court.  Junior in murder allegation where Defendant successfully pleaded manslaughter by way of provocation.

R v H & C [2003] 1 WLR 3306, Times 24th Oct 2003.  This went onto become the leading case on disclosure and PII.