Stokoe Partnership Solicitors has been ranked in The Legal 500 UK 2021 guide for ‘Crime: General’ and ‘Fraud: White Collar Crime’.
Please see below a list of the full rankings and commentary about the firm as published in The Legal 500 UK 2021 Guide:
Crime: general – ranked: Tier 1
Described as ‘the man to go to for criminal law advice’, Bambos Tsiattalou leads the ‘fantastic’ general crime team at Stokoe Partnership Solicitors. Founded in 1994, it carries out both privately funded and legal aid work. The firm is widely recognised for its ability to handle multi-million pound cases involving drug smuggling, money laundering, cybercrime and hacking. In addition, individuals facing HMRC and VAT allegations (as well as confiscation and civil recovery) can benefit from its expertise. Brian Swan is regularly sought out for his specialist knowledge of extradition law, while finance specialist Amjid Jabbar has an ‘impressive track record’.
Bambos Tsiattalou Brian Swan are named as Leading Individual lawyers, and Amjid Jabbar as a Recommended Lawyer.
‘One of the leading defence firms in the country’. Stokoe Partnership Solicitors ‘Offer a “Rolls Royce” service to all clients, regardless of the size of the case.’
‘Tough and fearless and take no nonsense. Advice is clear. They instil confidence. They have a wide range of clients both domestically and, increasingly, internationally‘. ‘A first class outfit. Vast experience in serious criminal and fraud allegations.’
Bambos Tsiattalou is described as ‘the man to go to for criminal advice. He leads by example, cares passionately about each of his firm’s cases and insists on the highest quality care and attention being given to his clients’.
‘Amjid Jabbar goes from strength to strength in relation to financial crime matters & asset forfeiture while remaining incredibly pleasant and a delight to work with’.
Brian Swan is descibed as ‘a standout individual. Thorough, hardworking, approachable and trustworthy. Unflappable in a crisis’.
Fraud: white-collar crime – ranked: tier 4
Criminal defence boutique Stokoe Partnership Solicitors advises individuals on financial and white-collar crime matters. It handles privately and publicly funded cases, and represents high-net-worth individuals, professionals, company directors and corporate entities. Areas of focus include commercial fraud, money laundering, bribery, corruption, cybercrime and hacking, HMRC and VAT fraud. Founding partner Bambos Tsiattalou heads the practice and is noted for his experience in FCA investigations, confiscation and restraint, civil recovery and extradition matters.
Bambos Tsiattalou is a Recommended Lawyer and other key lawyers are Maria Theodoulou, Brian Swan, Paul Oliver and Amjid Jabbar.