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#John M Burton QC

John M Burton QC persuades the Court of Appeal to refuse an Attorney General’s reference

In December 2016 John Burton, Q.C. was instructed by solicitors in private practice to represent the defendant in the case of R v E, where a father was accused of committing serious sexual offences, including rape, against three of his own children.

John M Burton QC appears in landmark Court of Appeal decision

John represented Dr Yilkes Bala at his trial which concluded in December 2013.

John M Burton QC and Gerry Mohabir obtain a dismissal of all charges in a multi-million pound banking fraud

The prosecution claimed that K was a party to a major international banking fraud that had secured well in excess of £150 million for the fraudsters.

John Burton QC Court of Criminal Appeal success

John M. Burton QC persuades the Court of Appeal in a case of murder, to reduce the minimum term of a life sentence from twenty years to eighteen years.

Defendant acquitted in historic sex case

John Burton QC and Greg Bull QC secure acquittals in historic sex case.