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MPR solicitors instructed in Boxer "King Cole Kershaw" murder case

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We have been instructed to defend one of several suspects in connection with the murder of the Bury based boxer Cole Kershaw in what the police are describing as a targeted hit. On 12th August 2020 Greater Manchester Police attended the scene of a shooting on Chesham Road where Cole Kershaw and another were fired at.

At MPR solicitors, we have a wealth of experience defending serious and complex crime and bringing together our vast network of leading experts in the fields of pathology, forensic science, cell site analysis, forensic accounting to name but a few. We also work with some of the best Queens Counsel and leading barristers from the top London sets of chambers. We have over the years forged close links with Chambers and can call on the expertise of counsel immediately.

We are also able to offer our clients access to early strategic advice from our in-house senior barrister and Partner at the firm who is also a member of a top set of London barristers’ chambers.

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