Mark Stephens

  • Crime, Police, United Kingdom / Great Britain, Violence

    The London Riots, From a Legal Perspective

    When the London riots began on Saturday, few were overly troubled. But when it spread over the last couple of days to partially gentrified areas, we began to take notice. So it must have been with mixed feelings that Freshfields lawyers greeted the firm’s edict to leave work (and the relative safety of London’s financial district) early and go back to their riot-enveloped homes….

    91 Comments / / Aug 10, 2011 at 10:03 AM