Gerard Hillman Successful In Another Application To Dismiss

Detailed Phone Analysis Persuades Court

Published: 11th November 2021

Gerard Hillman’s client was arrested for attempted murder and subsequently charged with a conspiracy to wound with intent and possessing a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence.

The case involved a gang of at least 5 men who entered a local park at lunchtime on a Sunday afternoon during a football match.ย  The gang (that the prosecution alleged included Gerardโ€™s client) attacked the victim by shooting him and stabbing him on multiple occasions.

Gerardโ€™s legal defence detailed analysis of the mobile telephone call data and cell site data persuaded the court that the case against his client should be dismissed.

Gerard was instructed by Adam Foster of Robert Lizar Solicitors

This is the fourth application to dismiss Gerard has argued this year, all of which have been successful.