Specialists in Serious Fraud and Complex Criminal Defence
MPR Solicitors acting for Accident Claims Management Company in fraud and money laundering investigation
Seema Parikh and her team at the Firm’s Serious and Complex Crime Department were called in to advise the directors of a national claims management company following a large scale operation by the Met’s Organised Crime and Fraud Team. There were dawn raids across the country and several arrests were made. Property and high value performance cars were impounded by the police.
The Team immediately took stock of the case and through a series of decisive negotiations with the police managed to restore seized vehicles valued at £300,000.00 avoiding the need to go to court and saving thousands of pounds in legal costs for their client. The business was able to carry on during the long on-going investigation.
At MPR Solicitors, our Fraud lawyers can advise at the pre-charge stage of complex and often daunting enquiries by the police and HMRC. We look to tailor our services to our clients’ needs and will work with them to achieve the most cost effective service without compromising on quality of service and expertise. In this case we combined fixed fees and hourly rates which worked well in our client’s case and suited them.
We can give telephonic advice in the event of dawn raids and can travel to venues across the country to advise and represent our clients. In an emergency please contact our 24 hour central switchboard number.