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ABR Solicitors

BRITANNIA CHAMBERS, 4 OXFORD PLACE, LEEDS, LS1 3AX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0333 600 9222
Fax:
Fax 0333 600 9223
DX:
14092 LEEDS PARK SQUARE
Email:
Web:
www.abrsolicitors.com

Rob Rode

Tel:
Work 0844 850 5999
Email:
ABR Solicitors

Work Department

Fraud, crime and regulatory.

Position

Partner and head of ABR Solicitors (fraud, crime and regulatory team). Specialises in corporate crime, fraud, tax investigations, health and safety, confiscation, regulatory offences and serious general crime. LAA Very High Cost Case Panel Supervisor; higher court advocate; has featured in a number of substantial trials as solicitor-advocate. Duty solicitor.

Career

Trained Irwin Mitchell; qualified 1994; partner ABR Solicitors 2002.

Member

LAA VHCC appeal panel; LAA IFCA; POCLA; SAHCA; HSLA; CLSA;SFA.

Education

Merchant Taylors school, Northwood; Nottingham University (LLB (Hons)).


Yorkshire and the Humber: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: fraud

Within: Leading individuals

Robert Rode - ABR Solicitors

Within: Crime: fraud

Noted for its 'fierce reputation for strong defence' ABR Solicitors is frequently instructed in complex fraud allegation, including multi-party matters and organised crime. Managing partner Robert Rode heads the 'excellent' team, which includes Keith Allen in Harrogate and Susannah Proctor who splits her time between the firm's Harrogate and York offices.

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Crime: general

Within: Crime: general

The 'excellent' and 'forward-thinking' practice at ABR Solicitors is considered 'a market leader in Yorkshire'. Managing partner Robert Rode is singled out as 'a leading figure' in this area and heads up the firm's general crime team.  Rhode has the capabilities to deal with a full spectrum of criminal matters, from instruction to appeal courts. Another key individual to note is Susannah Proctor,who leads the North Yorkshire offices and has 'a reputation as a fearless advocate'.

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