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Experts in Business Defence

Our defence approach is inclusive, efficient and down-to-earth. We have a wide experience of commerce and industry, considerable technical and scientific knowledge and, as business people too, we talk the language. We evaluate problems and identify solutions as quickly as possible with a minimum of fuss and expense. That's why Cartwright King is known to have one of the leading business defence teams in the country, ranking first for crime and fraud in the Midlands and Yorkshire in Legal 500.

How can we help protect your business?

Our expert solicitors have the highest degree of specialist corporate and regulatory crime expertise and will defend your business on a range of issues:

Fraud — With specialist expertise in fraud cases our team has extensive experience of defending charges of fraud, false accounting, tax fraud, money laundering and cases prosecuted by the serious fraud office. Our clients include companies, directors, professionals and individuals.

Tax & financial investigations — Our skilled team can offer expert help with tax investigations by HM Revenue and Customs, Business Innovation & Skills, the Office of Fair Trading plus others.

Health & Safety — We offer significant knowledge and experience in health & safety law providing defence in the event of fatal accidents, major incidents and regulation breaches. The team has extensive experience and success in the construction and transport industries.

Environmental issues — Expert defence against investigations including pollution, waste abatement notices, appeals and planning notices.

Trading Standards — We cover all types of case including trade descriptions, product safety, misleading prices and advertising, trade marks, copyright and consumer credit.

Whatever legal issue your business is facing Cartwright King has the expertise and experience to help resolve it. Our team will take the pressure off you and liaise directly with any investigating bodies, taking every step to achieve a successful outcome with maximum efficiency and minimum disruption.

Our fees?

Our initial consultation with you to discuss the details of your case is free of charge, based on this information we will provide you with full details of the costs, or legal aid should you be eligible, before we proceed with your case. Please call us on 0808 168 5550 to discuss your requirements, or email us using the enquiry form below.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Amidst the Coronavirus outbreak, our team of solicitors are adopting Skype video calling to continue providing excellent legal services to you.

For more information on your rights surrounding Coronavirus, visit our dedicated page.

Why choose Cartwright King?

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Our locations?

We have offices in Bedford, Birmingham, Derby, Leeds, Leicester, London, Manchester, Middlesbrough, Northampton, Nottingham and Sheffield.

Cartwright King also promotes remote working, so we can provide you with the same excellent service outside of our office locations.

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