2 Hare Court Ranked as Top Tier Set & Leading Set in Multiple Practice Areas in Legal 500 2018
2 Hare Court are delighted to be ranked as a top tier set in two practice areas in Legal 500 2018:
- Crime (General Crime)
- Fraud: Crime (Including Money Laundering and Asset Forfeiture)
2 Hare Court are also ranked as leading sets in the following practice areas:
- Business and Regulatory Crime (Including Global Investigation) – Tier 2
- Professional Discipline and Regulatory law – Tier 2
- Health and safety – Tier 4
Individuals are also ranked in Licensing, Inquests & Inquiries and Sports Law.
2 Hare Court now have 14 leading Silks and 26 leading Junior barristers, many of whom are ranked in multiple practice areas.
A ‘first-class’ crime set, 2 Hare Court ‘will not let you down’. The breadth of experience of counsel ‘means they can assist with simply anything’ and, to some, it is the ‘first port of call, especially when looking to instruct capable and polished juniors’. In addition, chambers’ ‘knowledge in indirect tax evasion is second to none’. Its members are said to ‘precisely identify the difficulties found in a matter and provide a strategic pathway to success’ in general crime, fraud and regulatory issues. The clerks are ‘some of the most open and approachable in the profession’. Director of clerking Julian Campbell and senior practice clerk Ben Heaviside ‘get the job done’ by ‘working fantastically as a team to ensure the smooth running of both chambers and cases’. Heaviside is ‘one of the best clerks in the industry’ and resolves problem in ‘an efficient, professional and productive manner’; ‘there are not many clerks who take such an active approach and take such interest in each matter’. Meanwhile, practice clerk Tara Shah is ‘extremely organised, always happy to help and quick to answer any queries’. ‘It is a first-class set from beginning to end and they never let you down.’