Ben works in our busy Mansfield Criminal Department and is a Fully Accredited Police Station Representative.
Ben appears daily in the region’s police stations and is experienced in representing clients suspected of the full range of criminal offences from minor road traffic matters to serious sexual offences, complex frauds, drug conspiracies, firearms matters and murder.
When not representing clients, Ben also assists with the firm’s e-marketing and website development.
✅ Criminal Defence
✅ Police Station Representation
- R v L. Murder. Representation of a client who was arrested on suspicion of murdering his wife and attempting to murder another person.
- R v S. Murder. Representation of a client who was accused of murdering his partner.
- R v A. Murder. Representation of a client who was arrested on suspicion of the murder of his baby.
- R v M. Murder. The client had been one of two people arrested on suspicion of attacking a man outside his home.
- R v B. Murder. Defence of a man with a complicated history of mental health who was alleged to have murdered his friend.
- R v V. Manslaughter. Representation of a client accused of the manslaughter of a youth and being party to a conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.
- R v M. Firearms. Police station advice given where the client was accused of attempted murder where an address had been targeted in a shooting.
- R v B. Fraud. Representation of a woman accused of a £130,000 “confidence fraud” involving a large number of bank accounts and credit cards.
- R v M. Production of cannabis. The client suffered from a serious medical condition which caused her to suffer from constant severe pain. She was found to be growing a large amount of cannabis at her address which she smoked to reduce her pain. Notwithstanding the sentencing guidelines, successful representations resulted in her receiving a police caution and prosecution was avoided.
- R v M. Driving offences. The client was arrested on suspicion of a number of driving offences, production of cannabis and possessing an offensive weapon. Advice was given and representations were made at the police station which resulted in the client being charged only with simple possession of cannabis.
- R v K. Breach of bail. Police station representation of a youth who had been unlawfully detained by the police. Successful representations resulted in the client being released without charge.
Tel: (01623) 427 944