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Director with over 25 years experience in defending allegations of complex crime and serious fraud, consistently nominated each year as a leading individual in criminal defence work by the leading guides to the legal profession,with sources describing him as “a masterful performer in heavyweight crime cases.”

In recent years has acted in cases as varied as the Royal Household bribery scandal to the defence of serial killer Dale Cregan.

He is hands on from the outset of any serious or complex criminal enquiry, providing personal representation at the interview stage and reputation management for high profile clients. He leads the litigator team in the event of a prosecution and is responsible for selecting and leading a bespoke team of lawyers individually tailored to a clients needs. He regularly acts in cases investigated by the Serious Fraud Office, HMRC and the National Crime Agency.


LLB University of Birmingham 1990

Solicitors Finals College of Law 1991

Trainee Martin Cunningham and Co 1991-1993

Assistant Solicitor Martin Cunningham and Co 1993-1994 Partner/Director Cunninghams 1994-Present

Professional Memberships

Criminal Law Solicitors Association

Law Society