UK Offices: City of London, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds and Salford.
Established in the 1970s, the firm operates nationally with its team of 30+ specialist criminal defence lawyers. Renowned for its involvement in the largest criminal cases in UK history such as the Strangeways Prison Riot trials, the Rotherham sex abuse scandal and the Patisserie Valerie investigation, the firm’s lawyers continue to act in serious criminal and fraud cases of national significance. Defence of vulnerable clients is central to the firm’s ethos. Its values remain constant: a fighting attitude to criminal defence, commitment to client care, and true expertise in the law. Respected for their expertise, the firm’s lawyers are go-to sources for comment on legal issues for the BBC, FT, ITV, Channel 4 and LBC Radio, and provide free consultations to individuals before or during proceedings.