Howe and Co have continued to support Defendants defending an injunction sought by various Claimants of the Fitzwilliam hunt. Having successfully resisted the majority of the injunction at first hearing, the return date for the judgement has been listed for the 16 November 2018 of the interim injunction.
The case has been crowd funded in part using the site Crowd Justice, those continuing to wish to make a contribution to this campaign can do so here. Please do continue to assist these Defendants who have made a great contributions to the advancement of the fight against unlawful fox hunting.
Crowd funding via Crowd Justice has been an excellent experience, and we encourage the use of this vital resource for access to justice as discussed in the Guardian.
These groups have taken part in numerous successful prosecutions of persons associated with fox hunting, and it is hoped that the Court take this into account when considering the outcome of this case.
A large number of the Defendants are represented by Adam Tear a solicitor advocate of Howe and Co and Ashley Underwood QC from Cornerstone Chambers.
Howe and Co are exceptionally pleased to announce there listing in the Legal 500, following their recent success in the Law Society Excellence Awards. Howe and Co listing records:
"Led by senior partner Martin Howe, Howe + Co Solicitors represents high-profile clients in civil liberties and human rights cases. It is acting for a group of individuals in the Grenfell Inquiry, and is advising another group in the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse. David Enright is leading the team in the latter case and has been involved in numerous immigration public law challenges. The ‘fearless’ Adam Tear handles actions against the police and regularly appears in the Court of Appeal, High Court and Upper Tribunal in respect to judicial reviews relating to immigration."
Howe and Co continue to deliver the highest level of service in exceptional complex cases and are pleased to have the recognition for their civil liberties work. We look forward to improving on our listing in the coming years.