R v Adams & Adams (2016)

Prosecution of Patrick Adams and his wife for shooting of former friend in Islington in December 2013, after which they fled the jurisdiction.

Complex victimless prosecution against background of organised crime, following extradition from the Netherlands, involving extensive CCTV, mobile telephone, forensic, ballistics and various other types of expert evidence. Adams pleaded guilty on the eve of the trial, and was sentenced to nine years' imprisonment. Led by Crispin Aylett QC.

Read media report HERE