Kangs Solicitors Retains Top Spot | Legal 500 Rankings


Kangs Solicitors is pleased to announce that once again it has retained its position as a leading firm in the areas of criminal defence and white collar crime/fraud defence work in the recently published 2020 edition of the Legal 500 Directory.

The firm has been ranked in the highest tier (Tier 1) for both criminal and fraud work for many consecutive years and is delighted to have achieved this accolade again this year.

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 020 7936 6396 (London), 0121 449 9888 (Birmingham) or 0161 817 5020 (Manchester).

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The firm as a whole is widely praised for its commitment to its work and to its clients.

The Legal 500 (2020 edition) says:

“This is a first-class firm with unrivalled experience, a great track record, an acute attention to detail and a tenacity that clients really rate are features of this firm.”

“The team is intelligent, hardworking and determined to do a professional job. The unique feature of the firm is that they are all as good as each other.”

“The practice is based upon hard work and ability and doing the job for the client before anything else.”

“The firm has developed an enviable reputation as the ‘go to’ firm for serious crime and fraud matters.”

“The cases are always extremely well prepared and the lawyers are very hardworking, knowing their cases extremely well.”

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

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 (2020 edition) says:

“Hamraj Kang sets the highest standards for his team. His client base is very strong both nationally and internationally. Clients simply love him and he is a seriously good lawyer who intuitively understands criminal and serious fraud litigation.”

“Hamraj Kang is exceptionally talented and a clever thinker. Clients flock to him for the simple brilliance of his judgment.”

“Hamraj Kang leads from the front and inspires others by demanding of himself that which he requires from his staff.”

“Hamraj Kang’s knowledge and experience is second to none – he is a master tactician”.

“Hamraj Kang has a fierce intellect and an ability to soak up complex detail with ease and shape cases successfully.”

“Hamraj Kang has vast experience, excellent tactical sense and a great ability to reassure clients. He is someone you would want in your corner.”

“Hamraj Kang has extensive experience of defending SFO, HMRC, FCA and BIS cases.”

John Veale is also recognised as a ‘rising star’ for his work in the areas of serious crime and complex fraud work. He is lauded for his meticulous case preparation and the dedication and commitment that he shows to each client.

The Legal 500 (2020 edition) says:

“John Veale knows his cases back to front and his case preparation is second to none. He also possesses a rare ability to get big tactical calls in a case right.”

“John Veale is a very experienced solicitor. Widely regarded for his fraud expertise. A meticulous solicitor and a strong negotiator.”

“John Veale has particular expertise in large scale mortgage fraud and CIS fraud cases.”

“John Veale is hardworking and client focused.”

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

Her successful defence of a business man charged with two counts of gross negligence manslaughter and her defence of another business man charged with sex and drugs offences that were alleged to have been committed on his licensed premises are both highlighted.

The Legal 500 (2020 edition) says:

“Helen Holder can turn her hand from serious fraud to gross negligence manslaughter with equal ability.”

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

We appreciate the significant stress and strain that a criminal investigation can have on a 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 team of nationally recognised solicitors is here to assist you and can be contacted through any of the following:

Hamraj Kang
07976 258171 | 020 7936 6396 | 0121 449 9888

John Veale
0121 449 9888 | 020 7936 6396

Helen Holder
0121 449 9888 | 020 7936 6396 | 0161 817 5020

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