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Libertas QC secured Not Guilty verdicts in B19 gang case

Published: 5th July 2021

Felicity Gerry QC secured Not Guilty verdicts after a 7-week trial on allegations of conspiracy to murder and possession of firearms with intent to endanger life.

Felicity acted on behalf of a 19-year-old youth accused of being involved in a ‘drive-by’ shooting in Birmingham.

Issues in the trial included ‘joint possession’ of firearms, exploitation in County Lines drug dealing, and relevance of ‘gang’ evidence. She was instructed by Central Chambers Law Solicitors and led Neil Ross from 15 New Bridge Street Chambers.

To read more about the trial in this Birmingham Mail article.