Firm Profile > Birds Solicitors > London, England
Birds Solicitors Offices
61 WANDSWORTH HIGH STREET
Birds Solicitors > The Legal 500 Rankings
Crime: general Tier 2'Excellent firm' Birds Solicitors is 'fully committed to providing a first class service for its clients'. The team handles a broad spectrum of serious criminal matters, including historic sexual offences, drugs conspiracies, murder, road traffic and motoring offences, and financial crime, and also undertakes a high level of legal aid work. The 'hugely experienced' and 'incredibly hardworking' practice head Steven Bird is 'a cerebral lawyer with an encyclopaedic knowledge of the law'. Associate James Peacham is 'an excellent perfomer'; 'a hands on practitioner who goes the extra mile for clients'.
Birds Solicitors > Firm Profile
Birds Solicitors is an established premier outfit specialising in heavy weight serious and general crime, fraud, bribery, corruption and extradition. The firm provides excellent and thorough advice at a nationwide level to business professionals, celebrities and public figures but also remains committed to the more vulnerable within society.
PRINCIPAL AREAS OF WORK
Serious & General Criminal Defence:
Since its inception, Birds Solicitors has remained at the forefront of the profession for its commitment to and handling of the most significant, complex and high-profile cases. The firm provides expert advice in relation to the full gambit of criminal offences with a particular focus upon homicide and historical sexual offending. The firm holds a highly regarded appellate department and routinely represents individuals who have faced potential miscarriages of justice.
The firm has been involved in some of the largest and most complex financial crime matters in recent years and boasts extensive experience in cases concerning insider dealing, bribery, corruption and fraud. The firm undertakes a substantial amount of confiscation work and is regularly sought out by individuals having not acted during the substantive proceedings.
Birds Solicitors hold substantial experience in successfully defending in complex extradition proceedings both at first instance and on appeal in relation to both Part 1 & 2 European Arrest Warrants.
The firm leads in this important area of work and covers a variety of aspects such as defending in criminal proceedings brought against victims of trafficking, appeals against such convictions, civil actions against authorities for non-investigation, applications for compensation following convictions being overturned. The firm is routinely invited to provide training and advice to the wider profession and corporates.
|Serious/ General Crime||Steven Bird||SBird@birds.eu.com|
|Corporate/ Financial Crime||Steven Bird||SBird@birds.eu.com|
|Road Traffic Matters||Chris Coss||CCoss@birds.eu.com|
|Prison Law||Louisa Ferrari||LFerrari@birds.eu.com|
|Sports Law||Evans Amoah Nyamekye||ENyamekye@birds.eu.com|
|Human Trafficking||Philippa Southwell||PSouthwell@birds.eu.com|
|Mr Evans Amoah-Nyamekye||View Profile|
|Mr Steven Bird||View Profile|
|Ms Claire Bostock||View Profile|
|Mr Chris Coss||View Profile|
|Miss Kristine Eggert||View Profile|
|Mrs Louisa Ferrari||View Profile|
|Mr Martyn Fisher||View Profile|
|Mr Nick Goss||View Profile|
|Miss Cynthia Hunt||View Profile|
|Ms Nahid Khaliq||View Profile|
|Mr Mark McKeever||View Profile|
|Ms Sarah Mirza||View Profile|
|Mr Paul Morgan||View Profile|
|Mr James Nicholls||View Profile|
|Mr Jeremy Nicholls||View Profile|
|Mr James Peacham||View Profile|
|Ms Talitha Purcell-Gilpin||View Profile|
|Miss Philippa Southwell||View Profile|
|Ms Jennifer Winter||View Profile|