Experienced in heavyweight serious criminal casesThe Legal 500 2016
Gordon Cole KC specialises in all types of serious crime. He has appeared for both the prosecution and defence in numerous cases, including; for charges of murder, serious sexual abuse, drugs, gross negligence manslaughter, regulatory work and fraud.
R v Sarah Williams & Katrina Walsh (2016)
Represented Sarah Williams in high profile murder from Helmshore in Lancashire. Case heard at Preston Crown Court.
R v Daniel Johnston (2016)
Represented 1 of 3 defendants indicted of murder of 14 year old boy. Particularly brutal killing in churchyard in Carlisle.
R v Hoyles (2015)
Prosecuted defendant indicted with murder of woman – subject of BBC Two CPS documentary ‘The Prosecutors’.
R v Liptrot (2015)
Represented defendant indicted with Gross Negligence Manslaugther as a result of him being both landlord and serving firefighter. A tenant had set fire to one of his homes killing 5 persons.
R v Stephen Duggan (2015)
Prosecuted defendant indicted with the murder of a woman passer by who stopped to assist in an argument between defendant and his partner.
R v Daniel Barrs (2015)
Defence in global Carbon Credit fraud.
R v Barrs (2015)
Defence in MTIC / Carbon Credit fraud and money laundering allegation.
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Gordon Cole QC is as a leading silk in the Legal 500 for Crime.
‘Experienced in heavyweight serious criminal cases.’
Legal 500 2016