John is described in the Legal 500 as “a Solicitor of the highest quality” and heads the department with Michael O’Garra. Chambers & Partners calls him “quite an amazing practitioner” and also says “he has a penetrating mind, he is quick at assessing legal issues and his technical quality is very good.”
He is the Senior Partner in Cohen Cramer and one person interviewed in the Chambers Guide stated: “their attention to detail is meticulous, preparation distinguishes them from other firms”. A market source added, “the quality of cases that they are dealing with is testament to how they are regarded by clients”.
Mark has represented clients all over the country and internationally in his 20 years of experience. He is immensely capable in handling complex criminal investigations and specialises in conspiracy offences. His clients are charged with offences like conspiracy to murder, conspiracy to defraud and conspiracy to supply class A drugs.
Mark is known for his flexibility to travel to his clients, making himself available from the moment an investigation may arise.
Lauren deals in cases all over the country and leads a dedicated confiscation unit. She conducts and advises on issues that arise during criminal investigations such as Crown Court restraint orders.
She has been personally praised for her expertise by judges in both the Crown Court and the Court Of Appeal and is heavily involved as a committee member with the POCA Association and has lectured on these issues to industry professionals including forensic accountants, tax accountants and barristers, prosecution financial investigators.
Because of her expertise, she is often brought on board by other solicitors to deal with clients who then face confiscation proceedings or by forensic accountants when their clients are in need.
Kristin has over 15 years’ experience representing clients. Our clients like how she shows a high level of empathy, no matter what the case. Her focus is on precision and detail, which is what allows her to continue securing acquittals.
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Described as ‘brilliant and charming’ in the courtroom and an ‘extraordinary intellect’, we often call upon Charles to assist with cases in relation to fraud and financial crime where he is internationally recognised as a leading practitioner.
Richard is a criminal advocate who has defended or prosecuted many of the highest-profile cases in the North of England. He is incredibly approachable, which makes him a stand out choice when we need additional legal support for our clients.