Amjid Jabbar is a Partner at Stokoe Partnership Solicitors and currently heads Stokoe Partnership’s Central London office. He has a broad range of experience including defending allegations of money laundering, international drug trafficking and mortgage frauds.
This experience is further enhanced by his extensive knowledge of the asset recovery and confiscation regimes, which allow him to provide his clients with a complete service. In recent years he has acted extensively in respect of civil recovery claims brought by the National Crime Agency.
Amjid has been consistently ranked in the Chambers and Partners UK and The Legal 500 UK Guides for his expertise in general crime, fraud and asset forfeiture. He is listed as a Recommended Lawyer in The Legal 500 UK 2022 Guide for ‘Crime: General’, and is ranked in Chambers UK 2022 for ‘POCA Work & Asset Forfeiture’.
Chambers explains how he “brings tremendous energy to the case, has a lot of common sense and is a strategic thinker.” “He’s a hard-working, driven practitioner.”
The Legal 500 notes that Amjid “has an excellent sense for tactics, particularly in the pre-trial, and even pre-charge, stages of a case. He too is as personable as he is able, with excellent solicitor/client rapport”. Chambers UK reports that he “has the natural instincts of a tactical lawyer and can see all the pieces on the board. He immediately knows where you can end up in a case.”
04 Jan 2024
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10 Nov 2023
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“Amjid Jabbar is sharp, meticulous and constantly looking to give his clients the edge.” – The Legal 500 UK 2024
‘Amjid Jabbar has an excellent sense for tactics, particularly in the pre-trial, and even pre-charge, stages of a case. He too is as personable as he is able, with excellent solicitor/client rapport.’ – The Legal 500 UK 2022
‘Amjid Jabbar is brilliant on challenging search warrants. An innovative legal thinker committed to securing results for his clients.’ – The Legal 500 UK 2022
“Amjid is very hard-working and a pleasure to work with.” – Chambers & Partners 2022
“Amjid is always available, he works ferociously hard and clients love the fact that he is absolutely committed. He is an absolute star for restraint and the associated confiscations.” – Chambers and Partners 2022
Amjid “brings tremendous energy to the case, has a lot of common sense and is a strategic thinker.” “He’s a hard-working, driven practitioner.”
“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.”
Amjid “is knowledgeable and provides pragmatic solutions,” directories also praise his “phenomenal ability to get into the detail.”