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John is an exceptional Criminal Consultant who has worked with Rainer Hughes since its inception in 2006.

He is a retired Senior Police Officer having spent over 30 years with the Metropolitan Police retiring in 2000. During his time with the Police he was involved in dealing with all aspects of serious and major crime. Investigating crimes and persons involved in murders, robbery, rape and fraud and other offences.

He was also instrumental in developing procedures for officers dealing with Major Critical Incidents for which he was highly commended Prior to his time as a Police Officer John spent 18 months with Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) teaching on a mission station in Papua New Guinea and also worked in the Financial Sector in the City of London.

On leaving the Police he has worked with Rainer Hughes as a consultant. He attends Police Stations and advises clients on matters involving serious allegations. John deals with complex matters, giving advice in a manner which all clients understand, with all options clearly and concisely explained.

On a number of occasions he has obtained resolutions and decisions which have prevented the Police and CPS from taking matters beyond the initial attendance of clients.

He brings to the Firm tremendous experience of police procedures and knowledge of the law. He also assists in developing strategies with Solicitors and attends conferences with counsel.

John also attends HMRC compliance interviews, working alongside our VAT and Excise team.

He has been involved with clients in bankruptcy interviews and attended meetings involving The Insolvency Service.

Rainer Hughes is authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority
Reg No 447457