Charles is an expert criminal litigator with a full practice range developed over years of court and police station representation. He has extensive trial experience and can advise and represent you from the earliest concerns, through a police investigation, to the conclusion of a court case. Charles began his career as a Duty Solicitor working in and around London dealing with heavy court lists and serious crime. He now practices on a private basis which allows him to give the very best care and attention to each of his cases.
Charles has significant experience helping people who have been diagnosed with a variety of mental health issues which may have caused or contributed to the allegations that they face. He has worked with people who have attempted suicide and those that have been diagnosed with anxiety and depression. Charles understands the communication difficulties associated with Autism and the struggles faced in being properly diagnosed.
Charles has passed the Advanced Driving Test and is a member of the Institute of Advanced Motorists and is well placed and experienced in helping those facing motoring allegations.
Charles regularly provides the BBC with expert legal commentary.
As much as Charles loves the court room, he relishes the challenges of physical activity, training in jiu-jitsu and bush craft leading him to spend time in the great outdoors.
Charles is involved with www.3nchallenge.org which lead him to navigate and survive in the great northern wilderness of Ontario, Canada. 2018 saw Charles travel by canoe and on foot through 300km of arduous terrain raising money for research and the treatment of triple negative breast cancer at Guy’s Hospital, London.
This year will see Charles travel to the Arctic for another adventure with the 3NC team.
When relaxing at home, Charles can either be found gardening or listening to music whilst concocting new recipes in the kitchen.