Emin Kandola (Member of Chambers)
Date of call: 2015 (Middle Temple)
Qualifications: BSc Criminology (University Roehampton)
LLB (University of Law)
Areas of Practice:
Emin joined chambers in October 2017 after successfully completing pupillage. Emin’s practice encompasses all areas of criminal defence. Emin is instructed in cases of serious crime and regularly represents vulnerable and young defendants.
Emin appears in the County Court in road traffic matters, landlord and tenant and contractual disputes.
R v FS – secured the acquittal of a defendant charged with possession with intent to supply cocaine and heroin.
R v SH - defendant acquitted alongside co-defendant in a two day trial of coercive and controlling behaviour.
R v MS – represented a very young client in respect of 11 serious offences in the Youth Court. Secured a non-custodial sentence in respect of all matters, including multiple robberies.
R v SM – case of serious assault dismissed following successful submission of no case to answer.
R v AM – acquittal of young client based on R v Jogee principles.
R v AJ – Crown offer no evidence following successful application to exclude unreliable evidence under Section 78 PACE.