Blackfords LLP is widely recognised as one of the leading firms of solicitors in the country for having a formidable reputation in the area of serious crime.
Being accused of any crime is a serious and stressful experience. Our expertise and sensitivity provides our clients with the confidence to defend themselves against such charges. Our sole determination is to protect our clients’ interests and secure for them the best result possible.
Our national reputation in this area takes our lawyers to all corners of the country in defence of our clients.
We act for clients in all kinds of criminal cases with particular expertise in the following:
We also have a proven track record of success in judicial review proceedings and Court of Appeal cases.
Our clients include members of the public, doctors, solicitors, barristers, accountants, politicians, sportsmen, celebrities, journalists and organisations. The privacy and protection of our clients is our primary objective.
We offer unrivalled levels of service to all of our clients from initial advice and representation at the outset of a criminal investigation (whether in relation to the execution of a search warrant, arrest and interview under caution, or voluntary attendance at a police station) through to the various stages of the court process, including applying for the charges to be dismissed and conducting the trial (both in the Magistrates’ Court and the Crown Court).
Our team includes first class advocates and litigators with a huge wealth of experience in the most serious, legally challenging and forensically complex criminal cases.