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Richard is a criminal defence specialist who is based at our Oxford office.
He has over 10 years experience within the field of criminal defence practice, spanning the complete remit of Criminal Law.
He practices in both the Magistrates and Crown Courts, as well as in the Military Tribunals (Court Martial).
A thorough, energetic, diligent, committed and pro active Criminal defence expert, he has an enviable acquittal and overall success rate.
Recent and notable cases
R v D (Court Martial) – historical sexual offences involving a civilian tried in the military court. Defendant acquitted after close of prosecution case
R v B (Oxford Crown Court) – 10kg (£1million street value) of controlled drugs with intent to supply
R v P & R (Court of Appeal) The Court of Appeal dismissed the charges on the basis that the defendants did not possess the requisite mens rea for attempting to commit the offence
R v P (Bolton Crown Court) – successful abuse of process argument leading to acquittal of defendant
Celebrating 39 years of practice in 2021, we are leaders in criminal defence, serious fraud, serious crime and many other areas of legal practice. We have been involved in many leading cases over the last 35+ years and are well known for our genuinely high acquittal rate and overall success rate. Please click the Legal 500 logo below for more information about our rankings.
“I was put in touch with Lewis Nedas Law through a mutual friend and I was not disappointed. The team were nothing but straight forward, honest and realistic about the nature of my case and the expected outcome from the minute I got in contact and were willing to take over from the previous company at very short notice. With their unrivalled experience and expertise in their profession the outcome was even better than expected and I couldn’t recommend them enough.”