Criminal Defence Solicitors

CM’s Criminal Defence Solicitors have an outstanding reputation for acting for those who have been charged with a serious crime. Our serious and organised crime team can help you at any stage, whether you are facing investigation, already under investigation, have been arrested or been charged with serious crime.

Serious Criminal Defence Specialists

CM solicitors criminal law team is now headed up by Ben Richardson who has extensive knowledge in several areas of Criminal Law and has acted for clients in cases which include Complex Fraud, Murder, conspiracy to import/supply drugs and people trafficking.

The managing director of the firm, Jeremy Moore was the head of our Criminal Law Department with 16 years experience of being a Criminal defence solicitor and a nationally regarded expert within this field. Jeremy has acted on a number of high profile cases including the successful appeal and retrial of Barry George who was convicted of the murder of television presenter Jill Dando and had spent nine years in prison. Together with our expert Criminal Solicitors they all worked tirelessly to appeal Mr George’s conviction which led to his successful release.

Representation & Defence

Serious crimes are tried before the Crown Court meaning such cases need detailed preparation of complex and extensive prosecution materials. Our specialist criminal solicitors carry out detailed investigations of all relevant materials to make sure the best possible outcome and result for you.

Why our Criminal Solicitors?

  • We’ll guide you through the legal process using terms and language which you will understand.
  • On hand 24/7 to answer any questions that you may have.
  • We have a network of experts who are able to analyse evidence whilst highlighting any flaws in the prosecution’s case.
  • Work closely with some of the leading barristers in the country; allowing us to hand-pick and instruct the most suitable barrister for your case.

We have represented clients in all the below types of cases:

  • Conspiracy Offences

  • Terrorism

  • Murder & Manslaughter

  • Human Trafficking

  • Drug Offences

  • Money Laundering

  • Proceed of Crime

  • Torture

  • Robbery

  • Extradition

For further information on our ability within Fraud and Regulatory Law please visit our dedicated page here or follow the contact options below.


For a no-obligation discussion about your case please contact our Criminal Law department on 08001 444 111. Alternatively, complete our online form and one of our criminal defence lawyers will be in touch within 24 hours.