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SVS Solicitors

Crime, fraud and licensing > General crime and fraud Tier 2

Based in Gerrards Cross, ‘modern and dynamic firm’ SVS Solicitors‘ criminal defence practice ‘attracts a great amount of the most serious kinds of work, especially murders and gang crime.’ Sasha Sidhu specialises in this area, and head of the Crown Court department Anna Hogg is also involved in serious Crown Court cases. The team recently represented a client at Central Criminal Court in a high-profile murder and manslaughter case. Rob Johnson is the key name to note for white-collar crime mandates.

Practice head(s):

Sasha Sidhu

Other key lawyers:

Rob Johnson; Anna Hogg; Shenel Johnson; Junaid Khan; James Ojukwu


‘This a modern and dynamic firm that provides an efficient and expert service.’

‘Sasha Sidhu is a very experienced solicitor who is able to get to the issues quickly and efficiently.’

‘The team attracts a great amount of the most serious kinds of work, especially murders and gang crime. Disproportionately so, for the size of the firm. They therefore have developed a great deal of experience in handling this kind of work.’

‘They take real interest in the results of cases and in choosing barristers that fight hard for the best outcomes for clients.’

‘Sasha Sidhu is fantastic at gaining and retaining the trust of lay clients facing the most serious of charges, and is widely trusted by lay clients. He has a lot of shrewd judgement in tactical decisions about cases and has a strong reputation amongst lay clients.’

‘The firm Sasha Sidhu has built is one that is diverse and enthusiastic about helping lay clients.’

‘Sasha Sidhu leads from the front and heads up a professional team of lawyers and paralegals in serious crime. They prepare briefs properly and nothing is too much for them when they are representing the full interests of clients. They are collaborative and keep all parties very much informed. Technologically advanced and very proactive.’

‘Sasha Sidhu is very well known in his sphere; incredibly smart both in sartorial elegance and more importantly in mental dexterity. He is stand out in his field and has been involved in a large number of leading cases.’

SVS Solicitors is a highly successful, well-established firm. The head office is situated in  Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire with a further office based in Central London.  The results produced by the firm, especially the significant number of acquittals has led to an influx of very serious cases.

The firm specialises in all aspects of criminal defence, from minor offences, including road traffic offences, to murder, high-level fraud and conspiracies.

The firm: SVS Solicitors was founded in 2008 as a specialist criminal defence practice and was immediately engaged in high-level cases.

SVS Solicitors is dedicated to client care and obtaining the right outcome through its team of highly trained and experienced staff. Quality of service and the depth of advice and assistance are carefully monitored throughout.

The staff are indoctrinated with the SVS ethos which is heavily weighted towards superb results for our clients, client care and very high standards of professionalism.

The firm has great relationships with Barristers’ chambers in London which implement the company’s policies, procedures, quality of service and ethos when instructed to represent its clients. Instruction is given daily as SVS Solicitors use barristers in virtually every case, whether it be in the magistrates, crown or county courts.

Since its inception, SVS has continued to expand and develop, taking on experienced employees who have contributed to the establishment of a very strong criminal law department.

Types of work undertaken
The firm gives advice and assistance in all aspects of criminal law, ranging from petty crime, including road traffic offences, to theft, public order, assaults, drugs, criminal damage, perverting the course of justice, serious assaults, major drug offences, conspiracies, white-collar crime, boiler room fraud, murder and VHCC cases. Proportionally, SVS Solicitors has a far higher number of high-profile and serious cases than other larger firms.

The firm established a track record for attracting notable cases in general crime and white-collar crime and also have a great record of results.

Managing director Sasha Sidhu
General crime and fraud Rob Johnson
Sasha Sidhu photo Sasha SidhuManaging Director
Number of UK partners : 1
Number of other UK fee-earners : 6