We are an established Criminal Department which was set up over 30 years ago. We deal with all types of Criminal Offences and take on both private and legally aided cases. We have specialist subdivisions within the Department dealing with Crown Court, Magistrates Court, Police Station and Youth court matters.
We are on call for police stations 24 hours a day. Our out of office number is 07961 460770
Judy Kelman – Crime Partner
Judy leads a team of experienced lawyers preparing cases for clients facing serious criminal charges. A number of high profile cases and complex fraud matters have been successfully defended. Her extensive experience and that of her team ensures that the largest cases requiring multiple fee earners input and coordination are prepared professionally and with close client involvement. Judy has particular expertise in SFO investigations and POCA matters.
Fadi Daoud – Extradition and Crime Partner
Fadi founded the Extradition Department. The Department has been at the forefront of some of the leading cases in Extradition Law. Fadi is an experienced advocate and also practises Criminal Cases of a more serious or complex nature.
Hemini Patel – Crime Partner
We understand that it can be frightening and worrying for an individual who is arrested and also their family and friends. Running a team of 15 Solicitors and clerks Hemini is responsible for ensuring anyone arrested by police has access to legal advice and assistance 24/7 365 days a year. Her team can attend police stations day or night anywhere in London, and can cover any matters that are charged to court. This busy team has lawyers at Central London courts on most days and can arrange attendance for its clients at any court. If you or someone you are close to gets arrested it is important to seek legal support at the earliest opportunity.