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Tuckers Solicitors

39 WARREN STREET, LONDON, W1T 6AF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7388 8333
Fax:
Fax 0845 330 7268
DX:
2102 EUSTON
Email:
Web:
www.tuckerssolicitors.com

London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: general
Crime: general - ranked: tier 1

Tuckers Solicitors

Tuckers Solicitors' general crime team is led by the ‘charismatic and committed’ Richard Egan, Jim Meyer and Sarnjit Lal. The firm specialises in matters of fraud, regulatory, civil liberties, prison law, terrorism, armed robbery, murder, and drugs importation and distribution. Egan recently led on defending a high-net-worth art dealer who murdered his seven year old daughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility. Philip Smith left the firm for Simons Muirhead & Burton.

Leading individuals

Jim Meyer - Tuckers Solicitors

Richard Egan - Tuckers Solicitors

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Fraud: white-collar crime
Fraud: white-collar crime - ranked: tier 3

Tuckers Solicitors

Tuckers Solicitors has experience in dealing with individuals facing investigations from the SFO, HMRC, FCA and professional disciplinary bodies. The firm continues to act for a former director at Rolls Royce in the wide ranging SFO investigation into bribery and corruption at the company. Richard Egan, Jim Meyer and Sarnjit Lal are recommended. Philip Smith left the firm.

Leading individuals

Richard Egan - Tuckers Solicitors

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London: Human resources

Health and safety
Health and safety - ranked: tier 4

Tuckers Solicitors

Tuckers Solicitors' 'rounded and experienced' team is 'a strong performer in health and safety law' and regularly acts for the HSE; recent highlights include acting for the HSE in prosecuting a company following a fatal incident in which an individual was hit by a falling window frame and assisting the HSE in a prosecution arising out of an incident relating to a reversing dustcart. Jim Meyer heads up the practice and is 'a stand-out lawyer with vast experience'; clients also praise senior associate Julia Thomas, who is 'on top of her game and is extremely fair in her approach to defendants'.

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London: Public sector

Civil liberties and human rights
Civil liberties and human rights - ranked: tier 2

Tuckers Solicitors

Tuckers Solicitors' civil liberties work encompasses prison law, inquests, data protection, freedom of assembly, anti-terrorism and actions against the police. Partner Hind Ibrahim  is a ‘tour de force who can approach any difficult case, find a solution and push it through’. She successfully represented the family of Habib Ullah who died after being detained and forcefully restrained by police officers in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire. Zareena Mustafa  and Elaine MacDonald have brought several successful claims against prisons for breaches of Article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights and against the police for wrongful arrests without foundation.

Leading individuals

Hind Ibrahim - Tuckers Solicitors

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