Our criminal lawyers are astute, supportive and highly sophisticated, particularly known for providing strategic, sensible and practical advice.
Police Station Representation and Advice
Our team includes specialist police station advisers. We are proactive in achieving the best outcomes for our clients.
Extending Moratorium Periods
Another feature of the Proceeds of Crime Act that can have the unwelcome effect of freezing property is the 'moratorium period'
Account Freezing and Forfeiture Orders, and Cash Seizure
Tackling illicit finance and the proceeds of crime is a government priority and law enforcement focus.
Unexplained Wealth Orders
UWOs are used by law enforcement agencies to require an individual to prove that a particular asset was obtained through legitimate means.
Deferred Prosecution Agreements
A Deferred Prosecution Agreement allows the SFO or CPS to defer a prosecution of a corporate subject to it complying with certain conditions.
Dawn Raids, Search and Seizure
When subject to a “Dawn Raid”, search and seizure operation and search order you require timely advice. Our specialist lawyers can provide the assistance you require.
Bribery and Corruption
We have a long track record of defending corruption investigations for individuals. Our expert lawyers can also advise on internal investigations.
Private prosecutions provide a useful legal remedy for companies, regulators and individuals to pursue criminal proceedings.
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.