London, UK (PRWEB) September 28, 2011
The latest publication of The Legal 500 now shows 2 Bedford Row as the highest ranked criminal chambers in the UK. The chambers of William Clegg QC is classed as the top ranked criminal chambers in the London Bar.
When it comes to assessing the capability of a law firm, The Legal 500 publication is the industry standard for discovering the leading lawyers in the UK. Separated by area of practice, the publication has been serving as an essential resource for private individuals and both corporate and legal professionals for over two decades.
Within Crime, 2 Bedford Row (Chambers of William Clegg QC) is a first tier firm, and they are also rated a first tier firm for fraud related legal defence (covering money laundering and asset forfeiture).
Serving at both senior (QC) and junior (barrister) level, the 2 Bedford Row criminal chambers in London is home to many leading barristers, practicing across all areas of criminal law. This covers serious fraud, laundering of money, bribery, confiscation and International fraud.
2 Bedford Row is the chambers of William Clegg QC, described by The Legal 500 as an “all-round class act and one of the best in England”. Jim Sturman QC’s ‘trial advocacy skills have no equal’, and Ian Stern QC is ‘excellent and highly persuasive’. Others mentioned include Peter Lodder QC, Ian Stern QC and Timothy Kendal (http://www.timkendal.com) who is considered a leading junior for his notable criminal defence work.
Within chambers there are also legal experts noted for other disciplines- notably health and safety lawyers, media and sport law barristers and regulatory law. In all the 2 Bedford Row portfolio of legal includes over 75 barristers, over 20 having ‘taken silk’ (appointed to Queens Council).
Chambers can be contacted through their website, offering a full list of recent notable cases (http://www.2bedfordrow.co.uk/cases/) and an outline all current members (http://www.2bedfordrow.co.uk/members_page/members).