R v Bennell (2018)

Eleanor Laws QC led Philip McGhee in the defence of former football coach, Barry Bennell, charged with multiple child sex offences. 

Eleanor Laws QC led Philip McGhee to defend a football coach, Barry Bennell, who faces many allegations of abusing young boys whom he coached in the 80s. He was named by the complainants who outed themselves on national media.

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