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Tuckers Solicitors

Crime

2 ranked lawyersBand 2London (Firms)UK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Well-known criminal defence practice experienced in both privately funded and legal aid work. Provides expert representation in cases ranging from misconduct in public office to multi-party homicides and terrorist offences. Notably active in representing high net worth individuals. Also has experience taking on the defence of historic allegations, including sexual assault and murder charges.

Strengths

"The standard of their work is excellent," says a source.

Another interviewee describes the firm as "very easy to work with - approachable and sensible."

Notable practitioners

Jim Meyer regularly represents clients in high-profile cases concerning serious allegations of sexual assault and murder, including historic investigations. He has notable expertise in advising high net worth individuals faced with criminal charges.
"He is a brilliant solicitor who can crunch down pages and pages of text into comprehensive, concise paragraphs."

Richard Egan has an outstanding reputation for his work on complex serious crime cases, including large-scale drugs conspiracies, historic sexual offences and murders.
"Richard is utterly top class." "He is just all around brilliant and very experienced." "An extremely personable and very hard-working lawyer."

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London (Firms)

Crime


Jim Meyer
Band 2
Richard Egan
Band 1