Kangs Solicitors is pleased to announce that in addition to having once again retained our position as a leading firm in the areas of criminal defence and white-collar crime/fraud defence work in the recently published 2021 edition of the Legal 500 Directory, a number of our solicitors have also been individually recognised by the Legal 500.

We have been ranked in the highest tier for both criminal and fraud work for many consecutive years and we are delighted to have achieved this accolade again this year and congratulate all our solicitors who have been singled out for individual praise by the Legal 500.

Our award-winning team is here to assist you and your business so please feel free to call us for an initial telephone consultation on:

Individual Solicitors Recognised | Crime & Fraud Defence Solicitors

The Legal 500 recognises a number of our senior solicitors in this year’s rankings.

Hamraj Kang | Kangs Solicitors

Hamraj Kang continues to be recognised as one of the eminent solicitors in the country as he is once again ranked as a leading individual’ for his considerable work both in crime and white-collar fraud.

The Legal 500 notes that: ‘Hamraj Kang heads the team and is experienced in defending cases brought by the SFO, HMRC, FCA, BEIS, Environment Agency and Trading Standards’.

The Legal 500 (2021 edition) says:

  • “Hamraj Kang is an iconic leader in the criminal and regulatory field, always ahead of the field in his business planning and service to clients”.
  • “Hamraj Kang is exceptionally highly rated and has a real instinct as to how best to fight a case and offers no-nonsense and practical advice”.
  • “Hamraj Kang is an excellent lawyer and a master tactician”.
  • “Hamraj Kang is extremely proactive with impeccable judgment”.
  • “Hamraj leads by example”.
  • “Hamraj Kang works very hard and has great judgment”.

John Veale | Kangs Solicitors

John Veale is also recognised as a ‘rising star’ for his work in the areas of serious crime and complex fraud work.

The Legal 500 states that: ‘John Veale is lauded for his work on complex fraud cases.’ He is lauded for his meticulous case preparation and the dedication and commitment that he shows to each client.

The Legal 500 (2021 edition) says:

  • “John Veale is an outstanding solicitor, dedicated and extremely hard-working”.
  • “John Veale is absolutely fearless with an extremely calm presence when all around appears frenetic”.
  • John Veale is renowned for his meticulous preparation of cases”.
  • He deals with cases of significant complexity and magnitude with ease”.
  • “A very measured, calm and reassuring solicitor”.

Helen Holder | Kangs Solicitors

Helen Holder is singled out as a name to note as head of the firm’s Crown Court Department. She has been complimented for her equal ability to successfully deal with both criminal and white-collar fraud matters with the same ease and skill.

The Legal 500 (2021 edition) says:

  • “Helen Holder is an experienced criminal litigator. She is much admired for having conducted the full array of criminal and fraud cases with considerable skill over her career”.
  • “A superb manager and organiser of a case”.
  • “Helen Holder is extremely intelligent and hardworking”.
  • “Her cases are so well prepared”.
  • “She often goes above and beyond the call of duty for her clients…to provide an outstanding level of service”.

Timothy Thompson | Kangs Solicitors

Tim Thompson is recognised by the Legal 500 and in particular ‘for his work on high-value fraud and money laundering cases’.

The Legal 500 (2021 edition) says:

  • “Tim Thompson is a very clever lawyer”.
  • Tim Thompson is very good when under pressure faced with a mass of complex detail; cuts through to the key issues with great skill”.

Who Can I Contact For Help? | Kangs Criminal Defence Solicitors

We appreciate the significant stress and strain that a criminal or fraud investigation can have on a corporate or individual client and their family. We aim to work proactively with our clients in an effort to secure an early favourable resolution to the matter.

Our award-winning team of solicitors is here to assist and can be contacted through any of the following:

Hamraj Kang
hkang@kangssolicitors.co.uk
07976 258171 | 020 7936 6396 | 0121 449 9888

John Veale
jveale@kangssolicitors.co.uk
0121 449 9888 | 020 7936 6396 

Helen Holder
hholder@kangssolicitors.co.uk
020 7936 6396 | 0121 449 9888 | 0161 817 5020 

Tim Thompson
tthompson@kangssolicitors.co.uk
020 7936 6396 | 0121 449 9888