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At Ashmans Solicitors we’ll work tirelessly on your behalf to ensure that your issue gets solved efficiently and at the least possible cost to you.

Whatever the offence you’ve been accused of, when you quickly contact Ashmans Solicitors, you are making the very best choice. You really have no time to lose, as engaging us is key. Once engaged, we will swiftly and determinedly build your defence case, so seize the moment and call us – we’ll respond 24/7.

We use our experience and legal expertise to help clients and are known for our supportive and flexible approach. This helps us maintain long-lasting relationships with our clients. We are independently recognised for our outstanding service.

As a firm, we have a strong track record of growth, shaped by the needs of the people and businesses with whom we work.

We’ve chosen to focus our expertise in the six sectors where we have significant experience. The detailed list below gives an overview of the large scope of our work. If you do not see an area you’d like help with, please call us, email us or visit us.

Fraud & Financial Crime

Criminal Law

Sexual Offences

Offences Against The Person

Motoring Defence

Business Crime & Regulatory

  • Mis-selling of interest rate swaps and foreign exchange derivatives
  • Alleged LIBOR manipulation
  • Credit default swaps
  • European legislation, including the second Payments Services Directive
  • Indemnities provided by borrowers in respect of “embedded” derivatives
  • Unauthorised collective investment schemes
  • Internal investigations in cases of suspected noncompliance with financial regulation and whistleblowing
  • Market abuse and other alleged breaches of market regulation
  • Commercial and banking fraud
  • Allegations of personal criminal and regulatory liability against officers and directors
  • Investigations and prosecutions for bribery and corruption
  • Sanctions breaches, including corporate liability
  • Health and Safety / Environmental cases against corporations and directors

Family Law

Personal Injury

Contact us Now

You can get in touch with us in a number of ways. You can call us on 0333 009 6275, available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

If you would prefer you can email us on enquiries@ashmanssolicitors. com or complete our Free Online Enquiry Form and we’ll be delighted to help you.

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Why choose us?

  • We have successfully recovered over £30 million in compensation for our clients.
  • Our offices are situated throughout the UK in 6 key locations.
  • We have multi-lingual staff who can immediately assist you.
  • We only use plain and simple language, with no complex, legal jargon.
  • We offer you a free, initial consultation.
  • You can be assured of competitive prices and a very high success rate.
  • We are the first choice for professionals who need help with keeping their driving licence.
  • Once you have instructed us, we will select an experienced barrister, who is local to you. We’ll arrange a conference with them so you can be clear about your prospects.
  • We pride ourselves on finding often-missed opportunities that will mitigate your charges and help your case.
  • We are ranked as a leading firm in the 2017 edition of the Legal 500 – one of the foremost guides to law firms in the United Kingdom.
  • If you are facing Proceeds Of Crime Act (POCA) proceedings following a conviction for fraud, we will be able to help you reduce the impact that this will have on you and your family.
  • Our reputation as a leading defence firm in general and serious crime cases is built on the strength we have in creating viable defences.
  • We will attend the police station to offer you independent legal advice free of charge, as you will need to be clear about where you stand from the outset.
  • We help to mitigate Restraining Orders, lessening the effect on you, your family and your business.
  • We act on behalf of many other solicitors – and also doctors, teachers and vets who are facing a motoring offence. This is in addition to taxi drivers, lorry drivers and others who drive for a living.
  • We have an expert team of in-house family law specialists, each with many years of experience representing clients in family courts.
  • If you’re being forced into a marriage against your will, we can help you to arrange a Forced Marriage Protection Order.
  • Whether you have had an accident at work, a slip or trip or a road traffic accident, you can rely on our expert personal injury team.
About Us

Notable cases

Your Justice is Our Mission.

Regina v L.F. Leeds Crown

The defendant in this case was a qualified Certified Accountant. She was originally arrested and interviewed for conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud totalling sums going into millions of pounds.

Read more about "Regina v L.F. Leeds Crown"

Operation Janitor

Operation Janitor was a large-scale VAT fraud investigated and prosecuted by SOCA. The fraud involved nearly 20 companies and abuse of the zero-rated vat reclaims system for new build properties.

Read more about "Operation Janitor"

R-v-T. A. Leeds Crown Court

In this case the defendant along with four others was charged with conspiracy to pervert the course of justice arising out of an accident in which a person died following a road traffic collision.

Read more about "R-v-T. A. Leeds Crown Court"

R-v-A. A. and others Hull Court

The prosecution allege that our client along with a number of other defendants has been involved in a conspiracy to transfer criminal property being valued in tens of thousands of pounds.

Read more about "R-v-A. A. and others Hull Court"

R V NF Bradford Crown Court 2009

A number of defendant’s in this case were charged with conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud and money laundering in of an overall sum approaching £1m.

Read more about "R V NF Bradford Crown Court 2009"

"Operation Caring Today" Preston Crown Court

Ashman’s Solicitors successfully secures acquittal in a high profile fraud and money laundering case.

Read more about ""Operation Caring Today" Preston Crown Court"

R - V - MD & Others Old Bailey

The defendant along with a number of others was alleged to have murdered the deceased arising as a result of a revenge attack.

Read more about "R - V - MD & Others Old Bailey"

R -v- AA & Others Huntingdon Crown Court

The Defendant, along with 4 others, was charged with entering into an arrangement to launder the proceeds of crime totalling in excess of £1 million.

Read more about "R -v- AA & Others Huntingdon Crown Court"

R -v- AN Bradford Crown Court

The Defendant, a Company Director, was charged with fraud by false representation amounting to over £660,000.

Read more about "R -v- AN Bradford Crown Court"

R -v- CV Leeds Crown Court

The Defendant was charged with fraud by false representation in relation to his role with two companies plus a further charge of theft relating to an alleged loss to David Brown Ltd said to be over £113,000.

Read more about "R -v- CV Leeds Crown Court"

R -v- SA Snaresbrook Crown Court

This was a highly publicised case involving the London Borough of Tower Hamlets. The Defendant was charged with fraud by false representation.

Read more about "R -v- SA Snaresbrook Crown Court"

R -v- TC & Others Operation Aquamarine Southwark Crown Court

The Defendant was charged with conspiracy to defraud Barclays Private Client International Bank by obtaining mortgage loans to which the Crown allege they were not entitled to.

Read more about "R -v- TC & Others Operation Aquamarine Southwark Crown Court"

Testimonial

Don't take our word for it

Ashmans Solicitors were completely professional in their approach from start to finish. They kept me informed of my case throughout and I was overjoyed with the outcome and service.

Jill Buckley
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As an award-winning law firm that proudly serves the community with offices nationally, you’re never far from the advice you need.

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Market Pl, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire WF13 1DQ
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Ashmans Solicitors – Market Place, Dewsbury

Dewsbury Office

26 Market Place
Dewsbury
West Yorkshire
WF13 1DQ
United KIngdom
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7 Northumberland St Huddersfield West Yorkshire HD1 1RL United Kingdom
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Huddersfield Office

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7 Northumberland St
Huddersfield
West Yorkshire
HD1 1RL
United Kingdom
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9 Park Square East, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 2LH
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Ashmans Solicitors – Park Square East, Leeds

Leeds Office

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9 Park Square East
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS1 2LH
United Kingdom
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Courtwood House Silver Street Head Sheffield S1 2DD United Kingdom
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Ashmans Solicitors – Courtwood House, Sheffield

Sheffield Office

Courtwood House
Silver Street Head
Sheffield
S1 2DD
United Kingdom
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City Gate House 246-250 Romford Road London E7 9HZ United Kingdom
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Ashmans Solicitors – City Gate House, London

East London Office

City Gate House
246-250 Romford Road
London
E7 9HZ
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107-111 Fleet Street, Londyn EC4A 2AB
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Ashmans Solicitors – Fleet Street, London

Central London Office

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107-111 Fleet Street
Greater London
Ec4A 2AB
United Kingdom