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8th March 2017

Judge stops trial in sexual assault case due to witness inconsistencies

Lawtons represented a man who had been accused of a serious sexual assault. It was submitted by his legal team that the case should be stopped due to inconsistencies. Read More >

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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 >

23rd March 2017

Paralegal and trainee solicitor job opportunity

Lawtons Solicitors are a large but friendly and well established Criminal law practice, with offices in a number of areas across the home counties and London. We are specifically looking to recruit paralegals and potential trainee solicitors for our Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire based offices. Read More >

8th March 2017

Judge stops trial in sexual assault case due to witness inconsistencies

Lawtons represented a man who had been accused of a serious sexual assault. It was submitted by his legal team that the case should be stopped due to inconsistencies. 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 >

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