Chambers & Partners 2014

Friday, 01 November 2013 | Janes Solicitors

Janes Solicitors are delighted to announce that in the latest edition of Chambers & Partners UK we have been ranked as one of the leading firms for fraud in the UK.

The legal directory which describes itself as “Your guide to the world’s best lawyers” said the following about the firm:-

“What the team is known for Significant experience of representing prominent figures and senior professionals accused of a range of fraud offences. Tax fraud is an area of increasing focus.

Strengths (Quotes mainly from clients)

Client service: “An extremely valuable, helpful team that has supported us amazingly well.”

Technical ability: “They are specialists in the field. They have been there before and they are very thorough.”

Work highlights

Acted for a key defendant in the SFO’s prosecution of a multimillion-dollar Ponzi fraud.

Represented three defendants charged with perpetrating a £5.3 million ‘crash-for-cash’ car insurance fraud.

Notable practitioners 

Sources describe David Janes as “an extremely astute lawyer with great knowledge of the law and an extraordinary tactical sense.” Clients appreciate his “wealth of experience” in the criminal defence sphere.

New entry to the rankings Richard Cannon is regularly instructed in high-value fraud cases and recently played a leading role in defending an SFO prosecution. Sources report that he is “extraordinarily good with clients.”

Clients say that Simon Barker is “extremely easy to deal with, very clear, very driven and very supportive.” His recent experience includes advising on mortgage, insurance and tax frauds.”

Published: 1st November 2013

Need advice? Call us now.
020 7930 5100
Out of hours: 07789 622 430