FARLEYS’ Business Crime and Special Casework team has been praised in Chambers 2010 for the 9th year in a row, with particular mention going to Paul Schofield, head of the department, who is also listed for the third time in this years prestigious Debrett’s ‘People of Today’.

Chambers 2010 says of Farleys’ special casework team,

“It is well resourced, well run and highly efficient, offering attention to detail and client care of a far higher standard than most firms practising in crime.”

It goes on to comment that,

“Paul Schofield is the leading light in Lancashire. Fellow practitioners respect him for the fact that, ‘regardless of method of funding, he gives each client a great deal of personal attention and goes to extraordinary lengths to ensure the case is prepared fully to his exacting high standards.'”

Paul, who is further noted for his ‘bountiful experience and consistently solid performance’, says of the achievement,

“While I am obviously very proud to be so highly commended personally, it is the strength of the whole team and the depth of knowledge that leads us to being consistently rated. We all work very hard to get the results we achieve and it’s satisfying to see this acknowledged by our peers.”

Farleys Business Crime and Special Casework department defends clients accused of fraud, business and serious crimes. Based in the north west of England, the team is able to act for clients wherever they are in the country, regularly defending clients in London and the Midlands.

If you need representation, have been or are about to be charged with an offence, or just need advice on your position, then contact an expert now at Farleys Solicitors on 0845 050 1958 or you can e-mail us.