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Cartwright King’s ‘superb’ wide-ranging criminal defence practice is praised as being ‘second to none’. The practice’s track record covers matters concerning murder, rape, drugs, conspiracy, smuggling and benefit fraud. Mark Hopwell, Imogen Cox, Andy Cash and Graham Heathcote are the names to note.

Smith Partnership’s team ‘possesses real strength in depth across the entire spectrum of criminal cases’. Stephen Chittenden, Andrew Oldroyd and Kevin McGrath are recommended.

Wilkin Chapman LLP’s ‘knowledgeable’ team is led by Andrew Holt and recently defended a client facing life imprisonment due to desertion charges. Alex Rynn and Rachel Taylor are the key contacts. Gilbert Blades and Nigel Burn have retired.

Mansfield-based criminal defence firm Forrest Williams is lauded for its ‘passionate and customer-focused’ approach. Steve Williams heads the practice.

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