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Oliver Saxby QC & Michael Collins defend in Manchester Shooting case

Oliver Saxby QC and Michael Collins represented David Andrew Jeffers at Manchester Crown Court last week.

The defendant was charged with the attempted murder of a woman in a hotel in Stockport.

Although she survived, the 46-year-old sustained serious abdominal injuries after being shot.

The defence focused on lack of intent and accident which resulted in the attempt murder count being dropped and the defendant pleading to possessing a firearm with intent

Michael Collins, led by Oliver Saxby QC, were instructed by Sugare and Co, Leeds.

Michael Collins defends and prosecutes the most serious criminal cases, having specialised in crime since 1998. Oliver Saxby QC was called to the Bar in 1992 and appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2013.

Read the full article on BBC News

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Andrew Thornton on 0113 213 5202

Gina Hawkins on 0113 213 5205

Rebecca Wilson on 0113 213 5203

Hannah Dempsey on 0113 213 5211

Harrison Browne on 0113 213 5217

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