Inquiries, inquests & investigations

“One client commented, ‘They are extremely hard-working, know what they are talking about and are absolutely scrupulous about client confidentiality’.”

Chambers UK

Inquiries, inquests and investigations present complex challenges whether you are involved as an individual or as a company. They often include sensitive subject matter and confidential information but also attract intense media scrutiny.

Our discrete team of lawyers has advised clients in some of the most high profile investigations in recent years including the Leveson inquiry, Litvinenko inquest and Hutton inquiry, together with several coroners’ inquests.

Our team includes leading tax specialists who have extensive experience assisting clients in matters including HMRC tax investigations, and Code of Practice 8 and 9 and criminal investigations.

The team’s depth of experience in investigations means that we have the knowledge to quickly respond with clear and effective advice before, during and after an investigation. We have a diverse skillset gained in areas such as reputation management, media & entertainment, corporate law, leisure, sport and technology making us uniquely well placed to advise on all issues relating to an investigation.