Welcome to our Spring edition of our 5SAH Extradition and International Team newsletter.  We are pleased to present a variety of articles from our team of specialist extradition barristers.


The extradition barristers at 5 St Andrew’s Hill have a strong national and international reputation in the areas of extradition and international law. They are at the cutting edge of this fast-paced and ever-evolving practice area.

The barristers in the team are often called upon to speak to the media as they are renowned for their expertise.  The team and various members are ranked in the Legal 500 and members of the team are also ranked within Chambers and Partners.

The newsletter features the following articles:

  • John Crawford: Dutch Court refuses to extradite to HMP Liverpool on Article 3 grounds.
  • Mark Smith: Decisions to charge and try in Belgium. 
  • David Josse Q.C. and Ben Keith: examine the case of Krolik v Polish Judicial Authorities [2013] 1 WLR 490; [2012] EWHC 2357 (Admin)