Tel: 0161 832 4036
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DX: 718200 Manchester 3

Practice Manager
Maria Rushworth
Arlington House
Bloom Street
Salford
Manchester
M3 6AJ

Chudi Grant

Crime

Chudi's specialist area of practice is crime.  He is regularly instructed in the full spectrum of criminal offences in the Crown Court, including:

  • Homicide
  • Serious Violence, including Firearms and Offensive Weapons
  • Drugs and Conspiracy
  • Rape and Sexual Offences
  • Serious Crimes of Dishonesty including Fraud, Money Laundering and Confiscation
  • White Collar, Business and Organised Crime 

He has appeared as a leading junior and often features as a led junior and has been regularly instructed in high-profile, complex and multi-handed cases.  Chudi has a growing reputation for thorough preparation of his cases and dealing sensitively with his lay clients, particularly those with any form of mental impairment.

Chudi is a Category 3 Prosecutor for the CPS and is also instructed by the Department for Work and Pensions.

Reported Cases

Serious Crime:

  • R v Brooks (2016) - teenage client involved in affray receives suspended sentence - Press Coverage
  • R v T & Others [2012] - Leading Junior, multi-handed, multi-million pound drugs conspiracy
  • R v Azad & Others [2011] - the so-called 'Harry Potter' case (honour crime)
  • R v Moulton & Others [2011] - Junior to Leading Counsel on multi-handed attempted murder
  • R v Crump [2011] - Substantial drugs hoard
  • R v Joyce & Others [2010] - Reported Court of Appeal case on extended sentences
  • R v S [2010] - Attempted Murder (Kendal's store stabbing)
  • R v Lynch & Others [2010] - Multi-handed street violence
  • R v Scott [2010] - Wounding with Intent, knife attack
  • R v Snabities [2010] - Prolific burglary
  • R v Ablett [2009] - Junior to Leading Counsel on five-handed murder

Fraud:

  • R v Grewal & Others [2011] - Multi-million pound money laundering and drugs

Sex Offences:

  • R v Martin & Others [2011] - Successful defence in multi-handed rape
  • R v Mohammed & Others [2010] - Successful defence in multi-handed gang violence
  • R v Tracey & Others [2010] - Successful defence in multi-handed rape
  • R v Parkin [2010] - Succesful defence of registered childminder
  • R v Jones [2007] - False allegation of rape (so-called lovesick lesbian case)

Publications