Mozammel Hossain

Mozammel Hossain has been described by the Court of Appeal as an advocate of 'great eloquence’.

Mozammel has been instructed as leading counsel in a number of cases of exceptional seriousness.

He defends in all types of serious crime, regularly instructed in cases involving human rights law.

Both his peers and clients refer to him as a ‘very powerful advocate’.

Recent and Notable Cases

Operation Departer (2017) – Instructed as Leading Counsel. Defendant facilitated the escape to Syria of an aspiring jihadi who committed the ‘ISIS’ inspired murder of a local imam. 

Operation  Gospodar (2017)- Terrorism.

R v A & Ors (2017)- Kidnap and firearms. 

Operation Windless (2016)- Instructed as Leading Counsel. Large scale conspiracies to supply  heroin and cocaine in Hampshire that culminated in the killing of a local man carrying a firearm.

R v RM & Ors (2016)- Murder. 

Operation Yiges (2016)- Terrorism.

Operation Crackerjack (2016)- Organised immigration  fraud in relation to Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC). 

Operation Airbrick (2015)- Instructed as Leading Counsel, defending a Company Director allegedly involved in a multi-million pound Money Laundering case relating to the under bond alcohol trading industry.

Operation Kodod (2014)- Murder.

Operation Van (2014)- Murder.

Operation Guildship (2014)- Terrorism.

Operation Sable (2014)- Organised Car Ringing, Drugs and Firearms offences.

Operation Sallie (2014) - Escape ( October 2013 escape from the John Howard Centre).

Operation Movie (2013) - Terrorism.

Re CD (2013)-  Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures.

R v H (2013) - Terrorism.

Operation Gadia (2013) - Rape.

Operation Herringcove (2013) - Conspiracy to Cause GBH (Part of gang related murder).

R v H (2013)- Alleged Assault on Hollywood actress Ms Tara Reid.

Operation Relko (2013) - Large scale conspiracies to Supply heroin and cocaine.

R v A & Anor (2012) - Instructed as Leading Counsel. Terrorism.

Operation Vex (2012) - MTIC Fraud arising out of the dealings of FCIB Bank in Europe and Dubai.

R v Lescinkas (2012) - Successful appeal against conviction for 'Nazi style' salutes at London Olympics.

Operation Langwood (2011) - Instructed as Leading Counsel. Multiple large scale conspiracies to Supply heroin and cocaine across the UK.

R v U and Ors (2011) - ‘Cisco’ Fraud.

Operation Scarp (2011) - 'Crash for cash' Fraud.

R v I and Ors (2010) – Terrorism (the 'Blackburn Resistance' case).

R v A (2010) - Attempted Murder.

R v S and Anor (2010) - Conspiracy to Rape.

Operation Exhort (2010) - ‘Crash for cash’ Fraud.

R v C and Ors (2009) – Kidnapping and Blackmail by a Triad group.

R v Lusha (2009) - Terrorism.

R v A (2009)- Child Cruelty involving religious ceremonial self-flagellation of a child.

R v J A and Ors (2008) - Conspiracy to Murder.


  • University of Liverpool, LLB (Hons)
  • Inns of Court School of Law, Bar Vocational Course


  • Bengali