Michael Herford

Position(s)  Solicitor, Consultant

Area(s) of Practice  Business Defence, Criminal Defence

Location(s)  National

Phone  07875 049 766

Email  michael.herford@cartwrightking.co.uk

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Michael Herford is a Consultant Solicitor specialising in general crime.

Michael has represented clients on a wide variety of matters, a number of which have been reported in the national press.

Michael has specialised in criminal litigation from the outset and has attended police stations throughout the Greater London boroughs and beyond on an almost daily basis over the past six years to provide advice and guidance to his clients during this highly sensitive and crucial time.

Michael has a well established reputation for providing reliable and consistently accurate advice to his growing client base, and if necessary, a strong defence for his clients during the prosecution process.

Michael has a breadth of experience in defending clients for the following offences:

  • Cyber Crime: Computer Misuse Act offences; Hacking; Malware & phishing offences; Breach of Copyright and Trademark; Spreading viruses, Identify theft; DDOS attacks & Botnets
  • Public Order Offences: Freedom of speech; protests; and anti-social behaviour
  • Fraud: White collar, identification & online
  • People Trafficking
  • Kidnap
  • Money Laundering
  • Proceeds of Crime
  • Sexual Offences: Rape, voyeurism and outraging public decency
  • Drugs: Possession; possession with intent to supply; and drugs importation conspiracies
  • Road traffic Offences: No insurance; drink driving, dangerous driving and TWOC
  • TFL Licence Revocation Hearings/Appeals
  • Murder
  • Assault: Grievous Bodily Harm and other associated offences
  • Theft: Shop lifting, robbery and burglary

Matters that Michael has been involved with that have been reported in the press include:

  • Alleged people trafficking with an international element investigated by the National Crime Agency
  • The Fortnum and Mason's Occupation
  • Royal wedding ('Pre-crime' arrests)
  • London Riots
  • Anti Shell protest arrests over Shell's plans to drill for oil in the Arctic
  • Anti Fracking Protests
  • Representing climate change protestors protesting against the expansion of Heathrow
     

Professional Memberships:

Member of the Criminal Law Solicitors Association
Member of The Law Society
Member of the Black Solicitors Network
Member of the Asian Lawyers Association

Testimonials: 

"Thank you so much Michael. You've more than exceeded my expectations, I really appreciate all your time and effort in fighting for me. I can say that Michael was the only one that listened to me when no one cared about my situation. I have no hesitation in recommending Michael and Cartwright King Solicitors." - Client Testimonial, September 2017

"Highly committed, reliable and on top of that a perfectionist on giving legal advice! Thank you Micheal for your service." - Client Testimonial, June 2017

"Top solicitor- very on the ball - felt in safe hands - excellent company." - Client Testimonial, April 2017

"Michael Herford made me feel so comfortable from our first chat over the phone and when we met in person I knew i had made the right decision. On the day of the court Michael proved my innocence and I was found not guilty, all charges were dropped and justice happened. In my opinion Michael Herford was my angel, who helped the truth to come out." - Client Testimonial, March 2017

 

For further information please get in touch with our dedicated team.

You can always call us on 0845 894 1622 or email on info@cartwrightking.co.uk

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