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1st March 2017

Not guilty verdict on gross negligence manslaughter charge

In a unique prosecution of a client for gross negligence manslaughter, Lawtons Solicitors secured an acquittal following a successful submission of no case to answer at the conclusion of the Prosecution case. Read More >

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24th February 2017

Rape acquittal at Cambridge Crown Court

Lawtons represented a man accused of committing rape and serious sexual related offences that were allegedly committed in a domestic situation. After thorough preparation and through careful questioning, Lawtons were able to establish that the complaints were unreliable and undermined. Read More >

1st March 2017

Not guilty verdict on gross negligence manslaughter charge

In a unique prosecution of a client for gross negligence manslaughter, Lawtons Solicitors secured an acquittal following a successful submission of no case to answer at the conclusion of the Prosecution case. Read More >

24th February 2017

Rape acquittal at Cambridge Crown Court

Lawtons represented a man accused of committing rape and serious sexual related offences that were allegedly committed in a domestic situation. After thorough preparation and through careful questioning, Lawtons were able to establish that the complaints were unreliable and undermined. Read More >

23rd February 2017

Lawtons’ Represent only Defendant acquitted in complex firearms conspiracy

The client was arrested in a car in which a loaded firearm was found. Whilst he denied any knowledge of the item in question, the prosecution alleged that he was a critical part of a complex conspiracy involving the movement of firearms and ammunition. Read More >

10th February 2017

Luton Man Gets Just 28-Months After Shooting Friend With Firearm

The 27 year old fired a gun, wounding his friend and leaving the bullet shell in the ceiling of his flat. He was sentenced to just 28 months imprisonment. Read More >

6th February 2017

Operation Winthorpe: Acquittal of falsely accused historic sex crime case

Our Client was accused by a former pupil of an indecent assault offence from 1984-6. However, she was found not Guilty of both charges. Read More >

7th November 2016

Elderly Man Caught Up In Lebanese Loop Attack

An elderly Broxbourne man had £1250 taken from his bank account after a ‘Lebanese Loop’ was attached to a cash point in the town. Read More >

4th November 2016

Cleared of Sexually Assaulting Student on Public Transport

A teenager accused of sexually assaulting another student at a St Albans college was cleared by a jury Wednesday 2nd November 2016. Read More >

20th October 2016

Result After Court Ordered Psychiatric Reports After GBH Attack

A woman who attacked her elderly mother with a lamp, breaking bones in her body, is to be detained in a mental health unit. Read More >

3rd October 2016

Duty Solicitor – Job Vacancy

Lawtons Solicitors are seeking Duty Solicitors (whether Higher Court Advocates or not), experienced Crown Court Caseworkers & Paralegals across all offices.  Read More >

20th September 2016

Leading Criminal Law Firm, 2016

Lawtons has been independently recognised as a leading criminal law firm Read More >

19th September 2016

Man After Pleading Guilty For ABH After 49 Offences

A 28-year-old was jailed for 17 and a half months Wednesday 14th September for a late night attack in St Albans on the brother of a man he believed had burgled his aunt’s home. Read More >

31st August 2016

Luton Man Fled The Country To Join French Legion Returns Facing Offences of Possession and Robbery

A Luton robber who fled the country to join the French Foreign Legion in a bid to escape his past has been jailed for two years. Read More >

2nd August 2016

Alleged Sex Crime Surfaces 20 Years After No Further Action Taken

A trial took place in June of this year where he faced an Indictment alleging indecency with a child under 14.  Read More >

28th July 2016

Caution Administered After Successful Representations Made To The Crown Prosecution Service

A man from London was charged with possession a bladed article following the item being found on him when he went to a Watford nightclub for a night out. Read More >

18th July 2016

Drug Addict Bailed After He Robbed A Women and Was Found In Possession of Offensive Weapon

A drug addict who robbed a woman of £200 at a Luton cash point was chased by members of the public and caught. The 36 year old was beaten up and forced to hand back the money before the police arrived to arrest him. Read More >

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