International Crime and Extradition
Criminal law is increasingly an international concept with cross-border implications. Knowing your rights and options is essential.
Kingsley Napley has a wealth of experience in successfully defending extradition requests having worked in this field for several decades.
An Interpol Red Notice can severely inhibit a person’s liberty, and have drastic consequences for a person’s reputation. We can assist in Red Notice cases by engaging with Interpol either prior to or following the issue of a Red Notice.
Human Rights and Asylum
Advice on applications or appeals on the basis that human rights have been or are at risk of being infringed, and on asylum claims.
Our criminal lawyers are astute, supportive and highly sophisticated, particularly known for providing strategic, sensible and practical advice.
Legal advice and support for US citizens, families, entrepreneurs and businesses based in the UK and for British expats living in the US.
Mutual Legal Assistance
Robustly defending requests from foreign jurisdictions is not for the faint-hearted or inexperienced. Our lawyers are recognised leaders in the field.
Defending complex white collar cases successfully is what we are known for. The firm has the largest team of specialist criminal lawyers in the UK.
Crimes of Universal Jurisdiction
Travel to the UK can occasionally bring about unexpected consequences. There are a range of criminal charges that can be faced by non UK nationals even though the alleged criminal acts may have occurred abroad and may not involve the UK in any way.
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