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Firm Profile

Blackfords LLP

Firm Profile

Croydon

  • Profile
  • Hill House
  • 1 Mint Walk
  • Croydon
  • Greater London
  • UK
  • CR0 1EA

Firm profile submitted by Blackfords LLP

THE FIRM Blackfords LLP is one of the leading firms in the country specialising in high profile regulatory work, serious crime and fraud allegations.

Managing Partner Trevor Francis
Number of partners 6 Assistant solicitors 34 Other fee-earners 14

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK
Serious Crime:
The firm is renowned for being routinely involved in the most serious criminal cases at courts throughout the country. The work includes murder, sexual offences, drugs importation, corruption robberies and firearm offences. Recent notable cases include the successful defence of one of the News of the World Editors in Operation Elvedon and instruction for one of the principal defendants in the Hatton Garden safety deposit burglary.
Serious Fraud & Business Crime:
The firm is one of the leading national firms in this area. Cases involving the SFO, HMRC, FCA and the NCA are all continually being worked on by a highly skilled team of lawyers with extensive expertise in this area. Current cases involve Insider Dealing, Corruption and boiler room frauds, Turks and Caicos corruption investigation, foreign property frauds, African mineral and currency printing frauds, diversion and carousel frauds, all of which are multi-jurisdictional.
Health & Safety at Work:
Renowned expert, Gary Rubin’s team have a thriving practice in this area dealing with investigations, proceedings and Coroners’ Inquests. Regulatory Work: The firm deals with large numbers of matters before the NMC, HCPC, GMC and similar bodies as well as matters investigated by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority and Electoral Commission.
Divorce & Child Care: Niche highly regarded family law team.

Branches

  • Hill House,
  • 1 Mint Walk,
  • Croydon,
  • Greater London
  • UK
  • CR0 1EA
  • Tel +44 (0) 20 8686 6232
  • Fax +44 (0) 20 8681 5078
  • DX DX 2617 Croydon
  • Email : [email protected]
  • Website : www.blackfords.com
  • 15 Old Bailey,
  • London,
  • Greater London
  • UK
  • EC4M 7EF
  • Tel +44 (0) 20 3427 3343
  • Fax +44 (0) 20 3427 3344
  • Email : [email protected]
  • Cleary Court,
  • 169 Church Street East,
  • Woking,
  • Surrey
  • UK
  • GU21 6HJ
  • Tel +44 (0) 1483 723331
  • Fax (01483) 724441
  • DX DX 2958
  • Email : [email protected]
  • 8 St Andrew’s Place,
  • Cardiff,
  • South Glamorgan
  • UK
  • CF10 3BE
  • Tel +44 (0) 29 2032 9645
  • Fax +44 (0) 29 2037 1669
  • DX DX 33005 Cardiff
  • Email : [email protected]