Some of these cases have been high profile Jury trials and we have also actively assisted in managing the media response. Our expert team are familiar with issues that can arise on disclosure and in preparing witness statements with public interest immunity, protected witnesses and handling material under the Official Secrets Act. Two of our lawyers are also security vetted up to Developed Vetted level.
We understand the Police environment and the issues that can arise and are used to working with force solicitors and their legal departments, either as part of a team or as Agents on aspects of cases.
Our team have advised on issues surrounding the appointment of senior officers and provided advice in connection with Anti-Terrorism measures on public transport and the regulatory framework. We have also advised Police clients on contracts for Policing specific buildings and sports arenas.