The only firm to be ranked continuously in the top band for Crime in Chambers and Partners since 2008.
Cartwright King’s criminal defence team is the “market leader in the Midlands” Legal 500 2010.
2012 Chambers & Partners
This sizeable firm has offices throughout the East Midlands and an excellent reputation in the region, particularly for the white-collar criminal work that its Nottingham office undertakes. It also wins plaudits for its dedicated in-house advocacy practice. Sources speak of “robust advice and practical solutions, usually in difficult circumstances,” and recent notable cases include R v Yousuf.
Steve Gelsthorpe “is a qualified solicitor who acts as the firm's key contact where higher court advocacy skills are required. He is also experienced in motoring matters”.
2012 Legal 500
Stands out for “the size of its dedicated crime team” who take on “cases involving crimes such as child internet pornography”.