Tuckers Solicitors – The Times Top Law Firms
“Tuckers Solicitors is one of the country’s leading criminal defence firms, with more
than 150 lawyers operating from offices across the country.”
Our firm was founded in 1980 by Barry Tucker, the present managing partner, and
today acts for about 15,000 clients a year, taking on private and legal aid work.
Typical cases involve defending clients facing charges of murder, kidnapping,
robbery, theft, drugs and firearms offences, and serious sexual misdemeanours.
Other activity focuses on areas such as false imprisonment, malicious prosecution,
discrimination, deaths in custody and judicial review of the decisions of public
In one of the highest profile cases of the year, we recently represented Wayne
Couzens, who was convicted of the rape and murder of Sarah Everard in 2021, at
his initial hearings and at his appeal against a full-life sentence.
We also specialise in fraud, white-collar and computer crime and has worked on
fraud investigations, defending actions brought by bodies such as the Serious Fraud
Office and HM Revenue and Customs.
Therefore, we are ecstatic to announce that we have been ranked one of The Times
Top Law Firms 2023.