Senior Partner: Peter Hughman
Number of partners: 6
Assistant solicitors: 3
Other fee-earners: 4
The Firm: Since the firm was established in 1976, Hughmans has built an unrivalled reputation for its discreet handling of heavyweight criminal and civil cases and for its aggressive pursuit of its clients’ interests.
PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK
General Crime & Fraud: All types of criminal cases but with particular emphasis on serious crime and investigations conducted by the SFO, FCA and NCA. The firm uses its expertise in this area to assist clients charged with all types of regulatory offences as well as advising on private prosecutions and appeals.
Civil Litigation & Civil Fraud: Complex litigation particularly involving restraint, confiscation and associated proceedings. The firm also has special expertise in defamation cases.
Family Law: High value ancillary relief matters and cases involving children. The firm has developed many groundbreaking family law arguments over the years.