Jim is ranked in the leading law directories for his expertise in general criminal defence work. The term “general crime” covers an entire gamut of offences ranging from the very petty through to the most serious. If is fair to say that in the 29 years that Jim has practiced as a criminal lawyer, he has represented clients accused of most of these, including violent crime (including murder and manslaughter) and sex crime.
If you are suspected of a criminal offence you want to be represented by someone who has the skill and tenacity that only comes with experience. Jim and his team have represented a wide range of clients, including young people, professionals and well-known individuals in government, sports, media, entertainment and financial industries. It is a trite observation but a criminal investigation can have devastating reputational, personal, financial and professional consequences for you, which is why Jim works closely with reputation and media lawyers.
👉 You want to achieve the best possible result 👈
- Avoid being charged in the first place
- Avoid being refused bail if charged
- Avoid conviction if charged
- Avoid imprisonment
- No punishment
- Avoid publicity
Assembling the right legal team to advise and actively defend you will be one of the most important actions that you take.
Jim Meyer will do all that he can to ensure the best possible outcome.
Contact Jim as soon as you are aware you are under suspicion
You should contact Jim as soon as you become aware that you are under suspicion; this greatly increases the opportunity to resolve the matter quickly and discreetly. If you are arrested, an interview under caution will often be the most significant aspect of your case and you need to get it right the first time; obtaining the right advice (and following it) is crucial. Jim will guide you through this challenging process and be on hand to make sure that you give the best account of yourself.