Jason Beer QC and Russell Fortt act in Janner case

Jason Beer QC and Russell Fortt, instructed by East Midlands Police Legal Services, advised and acted for Leicestershire Police in a proposed challenge by way of judicial review of the Director of Public Prosecutions’ decision of 14th April 2015 not to commence criminal proceedings against Lord Janner of Braunstone QC.  On 29th June 2015 the DPP announced that such proceedings would in fact be brought.

The case attracted national press coverage including an articles on the BBC Website, The Guardian & The Independent.