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Peter Hughman

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Senior Partner


Peter is recognised as a leader in the field of criminal law. He is the firm’s Senior Partner. Peter specialises in the highest level of criminal litigation, with particular expertise in complex white collar crime and serious drug conspiracy cases. Peter is highly sought after for his advice in appeal cases and has won a series of high profile cases where the client’s previous defence team advised there was no prospect of success. Peter has extensive experience in defending cases brought by the Serious Fraud Office, the Crown Prosecution Service, the Financial Conduct Authority (formerly the FSA), and the National Crime Agency (formerly SOCA).

London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: general

Within: Crime: general

Hughmansconsistently delivers the highest standards of client care and case preparation’. Recent cases have included investment fraud, money laundering, slavery, bribery, kidnap and grievous bodily harm (GBH). Peter Hughman has ‘exceptional judgement and integrity’; he is supported by Lee Adams, who ‘has a fantastic manner with clients’.

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