A Very High cost Case is one where trial is likely to last for more than 40 days or between 25 and 40 days and meets the following criteria:
• Terrorism prosecutions
• SFO prosecutions
Or any two of the following:
• At least 10,000 pages of prosecution evidence
• At least 10,000 pages of unused or third party material
• More than five defendants
• Fraud or serious drugs cases where the value of the fraud or drugs exceeds £1m.
Duncan Lewis is pleased to announce that we have achieved Accreditation for Very High Cost Cases as a mark to our commitment to quality work in this area of practice.
The Crime Department at Duncan Lewis is able to deal with all criminal offences and our team is available on an emergency basis for people 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
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