Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry: ‘Widespread abuse’ in children’s homes

Children’s homes run by some churches, charities and state institutions in Northern Ireland were the scene of widespread abuse and mistreatment of young residents, a report has found. The Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry (HIA) studied allegations of abuse in 22 homes and other residential institutions between 1922 to 1995. These were facilities run by the […]

Congratulations Matt!

Matt Hayes, our most experienced Crown Court Litigator qualified as a solicitor on 3/1/17. Matt chose an unusual route to qualification in that he has worked full time at Bhatia Best since 1999 whilst studying evenings and weekends for his exams. Matt will no doubt bring his vast experience to bear in court, now that […]