royal courts banner
  • uk recommended firm 2019 lega 500
  • chambers uk 2019 janes solicitors small
David is exceptionally highly regarded in the profession and one of the leading and most experienced criminal lawyers. He is considered to be ‘a brilliant tactician’ and has been involved in a number of the highest profile cases and leading authorities. 

Is Lord Hain in both Contempt of Court and Contempt of Parliament?

There has been plenty of both praise and condemnation of Lord Hain for his defiance of the Court injunction to name Sir Philip Green, invoking Parliamentary Privilege for this purpose.  

Continue reading
  739 Hits
739 Hits

The ENRC Ruling – Is it all good news?

An alternative defence perspective 

The ENRC Court of Appeal Judgement clarifying the extent of litigation privilege has already received much praise and plaudits in particular from defence practitioners. 

The unequivocal ruling that the internal investigation commissioned by Decherts into the SFO allegations was covered by litigation privilege and therefore not disclosable to the SFO appears to have been universally welcomed, especially by corporate white collar defence firms and city lawyers. 

Continue reading
  536 Hits
536 Hits

Revolutionary Changes to Police Bail

The changes brought about to police bail by the Policing and Crime Act 2017 are revolutionary, but have received scant media or academic attention. David Janes considers the new provisions of the Policing and Crime Act 2017 in our Bail Guide here. 

Continue reading
  996 Hits
996 Hits

For expert legal advice and representation, call Janes Solicitors today 020 7930 5100 or complete our online enquiry form and one of our lawyers will be in touch as soon as possible.

We are there when you need us. Available seven days a week, you can call us on our out-of-hours service number on 07789 622 430.

Latest Tweets

We are also very pleased to announce Fiona Gavriel is also ranked in Chambers and Partners 2020 and is part of "an outstanding team -doing the highest-profile financial crime cases." #Fraudlawyers
Simon Barker is pleased to be noted in Chambers Financial Crime rankings and is noted as ‘someone who you immediately feel you want in your corner’
Need advice? Call us now 020 7930 5100
Get the best defence Contact us