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Burton Copeland LLP

MADISON PLACE, NORTHAMPTON ROAD, CENTRAL PARK, MANCHESTER, M40 5AG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 827 9500
Fax:
Fax 0161 834 5941
DX:
14362 MANCHESTER 1
Email:
Web:
www.burtoncopeland.com
Manchester, Salford

Louise Straw

Tel:
Work 0161 827 9500
Email:
Burton Copeland LLP

Work Department

General crime and professional discipline.

Position

Principal specialising in all areas of crime and regulatory law. Preparation of serious crown court cases, especially historical sexual offences. Regularly instructed by trade unions and professional bodies to represent members in criminal investigations, disciplinary proceedings and inquests.

Career

Pupillage with David Turner QC, Liverpool; sat solicitors transfer exams 1996; partner Burton Copeland 1997. Holds Certificate of Higher Rights (Criminal Advocacy).

Member

Gray’s Inn; Law Society; Manchester Law Society.

Education

Ilkeston Grammar School; Liverpool University (1986 LLB Hons); Council of Legal Education (1987 Bar School).

Leisure

Bird watching, gardening.


North West: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: general

Within: Crime: general

Burton Copeland LLP   is a ‘go-to firm for crime in Manchester.’ Among the sizeable team, Louise Straw  is the ‘best of the best, with a fantastic reputation in high-profile sex cases and historic abuse cases’. Also recommended are the  ‘hardworking and quietly efficient' Jonathan Wall, Nick Terry, whose ‘dedication is unsurpassed’, Daniel Weed  (‘very knowledgeable on police law’) and consultant Mike MacKey, who is ‘excellent at understanding the nuances and mechanics of a criminal case’. The ‘top-notch’ team handles the full spectrum of criminal law from serious and organised crime through to regulatory work, road traffic and other areas such as murder, hacking and forgery in addition to burglary offences.

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