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Tuckers Solicitors

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Senior Partner: Franklin Sinclair
Managing Partner: Barry Tucker
Partners: 20
Solicitors: 70
Counsel/Higher Court Advocates: 20
Other Lawyers: 30

Contacts
Civil Liberties:
Hind Ibrahim
Serious Fraud & Business Crime: Richard Egan, Jim Meyer, Franklin Sinclair, Leigh Wright
Complex Crime & Special Casework: Richard Egan, Jim Meyer, Neil Hampson, Franklin Sinclair, Leigh Wright, James Turner
Computer & IT Crime: Jim Meyer
Extradition, Mutual Assistance & Immigration: Richard Egan, Russell Nicholson, Neil Allan
Confiscation, Restraint & Forfeiture Proceedings: Seamus Austin, Jim Meyer, Neil Hampton, Leigh Wright
Road Traffic Defence: Asim Ali, Alex Atkins
General Criminal Defence: Tim Brown, Fiona Dunkley, Nicholas Inge, David Targett, Lisa Paton, Michelle Seager, Franklin Sinclair, Fiona Walsh, James Turner, Alex Atkins
Civil Liberties, Human Rights & Actions Against the Police: Hind Ibrahim, Keiron Walsh, Andre Clovis
Prison Law: Kiran Sagar, Samina Ahmed
Regulatory Law & Disciplinary Proceedings: Jim Meyer
Health & Safety Enforcement: Jim Meyer
Private Immigration: Richard Harrold
Military Law: Kelly Thomas, Stewart Smith

THE FIRM Tuckers Solicitors are a leading UK law firm specialising in criminal law and civil rights. It is a firm with national reach and significant local depth, now with 17 offices across the country and plans to expand into further areas in the next 12 months. It operates with office based staff 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, enabling the delivery of immediate legal advice and representation. The firm’s website at www.tuckerssolicitors.com details its full range of services and matters on which it has been retained.

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK

Crime:
In addition to its criminal defence work, for which it has long been ranked as a Tier One firm, Tuckers has specialist departments in a number of areas which have enviable reputations. The serious fraud and business crime department is instructed in nearly every high profile fraud investigation in the UK, defending actions brought by prosecuting agencies such as the SFO, HMRC, FSA and OFT. Its computer and IT crime department utilises advanced resources for the best representation of those defending proceedings based on or incorporating information technology. Tuckers has an international reputation in extradition and mutual assistance and a dedicated team dealing with confiscation, restraint and cash forfeiture proceedings. It also has specialist departments dealing with all aspects of road traffic defence and its military law team provides exceptional legal advice to military personnel in the UK and abroad.

Civil Liberties, Human Rights & Actions Against the Police:
This team features leading experts and is known for vigorously pursuing complaints against the police. It is engaged in all aspects of redress for police misconduct. In prison law, Tuckers Solicitors has a well-earned reputation for its extensive breadth of knowledge in prison law matters.

Health & Safety, Regulatory Law & Disciplinary Proceedings:
This team now has responsibility for all external prosecutions for the HSE in the London area, as well as an enviable reputation for defending both large corporations and individuals accused of regulatory offences. It also advises on disciplinary arrangements relating to professional institutions, trade bodies and industry regulators.