Crime and Regulatory Team
Woodfines has one of the most respected crime teams in the Cambridge and Milton Keynes region. Our crime lawyers are experienced in handling with all manner of cases including murder, manslaughter, fraud, terrorism, drugs, firearms, explosives, and sexual offences.
The Woodfines regulatory defence team are ranked by the Legal 500. Woodfines LLP has an established reputation in the region for criminal defence cases, having acted for clients accused of murder, rape and GBH. The firm’s fraud, regulatory and white-collar crime work also augments the general crime practice. The team represented a client, a nurse and care home manager, charged with not following health and safety regulations following the death of a resident in a care home, and is acting for a client accused of importing prohibited firearms and ammunition along with seven other defendants. Mike Hayward is the practice head and specialises in murder and motoring defence matters; he is ably supported by solicitor Michelle O’Garro, who has experience in representing clients in criminal environmental cases.
Nathan Taylor-Allkins and Jane Anderson bring quality and experience to the team to ensure yours' and your business's reputation is protected.
Our regulatory team is also based out of Cambridge and Milton Keynes and is one of the most respected regulatory law departments in the UK. Specialist knowledge includes: fraud and taxation, health and safety, transport and logistics, IT, licenses, and environmental and planning.