The Best Defence for Your Business

Business Defence Solicitors

Josiah Hincks Solicitors protect your business from attacks on the company, from criminal prosecutions & driving offences to trading standards and regulatory matters
Tax & Fraud

Investigations by HMRC as well as theft, bribery and money laundering

Road Traffic / DVLA

From directors driving offences, to DVLA prosecutions

Business Innovation and Skills (BIS)

Prosecutions through the Companies Investigations Branch (CIB) including Directors Disqualifications Proceedings

Trading Standards Prosecutions

Consumer Protection and Competition Law including Trading Standards complaints and Office of Fair Trading actions.

Commercial Matters

From drafting contracts and agreements to bringing or defending claims against the business

Health & Safety, Environmental & Planning

Defending your business against HSE Prosecutions, or prosecutions for environmental law breaches

Taxi Licensing

Taxi Licensing and Licensing Appeals

Employment Law

Contracts, Handbooks, Dismissals and Tribunals. Protection against Employee Claims

What Business Defence Covers

A brief overview of how we can help your business
Protect your most important asset - your business

Whatever the attack on your business is, Business Defence Law from Josiah Hincks Solicitors can help. Our experienced lawyers combine detailed knowledge of the criminal law with the commercial awareness and knowledge to create a robust and bespoke solution to your problem.

Our Business Defence Solicitors in Leicester can help protect you from HMRC investigations, HSE prosecutions, DVLA prosecutions, Local Authority prosecutions, and Office of Fair Trading/Trading Standards actions.

We can also help your business in all commercial matters, including drafting commercial contracts, to issuing or defending Court proceedings. We also provide fully comprehensive Employment Law Packages to give complete protection for your business.

  • Corporate Crime & Directors Personal Matters

    From manslaughter to driving offences

  • Regulatory & Investigations

    Tax investigations by HM Revenue and Customs, Business Innovation & Skills, the Office of Fair Trading

  • Fraud

    Defending charges of fraud, false accounting, tax fraud, money laundering and cases prosecuted by the serious fraud office

  • Trading Standards

    Trade descriptions, product safety, misleading prices and advertising, trade marks, copyright and consumer credit

Our Experts

Josiah Hincks Solicitors have expert Business Defence Lawyers to protect your business
Andrew Eagle
Senior Partner
Andrew oversees all Business Defence matters from a commercial point of view to ensure that your business receives the best possible advice.
Peter Millward
Peter is the lead business defence solicitor with over 27 years experience as a criminal lawyer in Leicestershire.
Steven Mather
Steven is a commercial litigator but is involved in the robust defence of claims against companies including directors disqualifications, trademark issues and other regulatory matters.
Alistair Haggerty
Solicitor-Advocate (Civil)
Alistair is a Solicitor Advocate and represents clients in Court at all stages of matters. Alistair has a particular expertise in Health & Safety and Employee issues.

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