"A powerhouse and go-to firm for big players in need of representation"
The Legal 500
Zahir's reputation for thinking strategically and his broad range of experience have made him popular with clients facing serious and general crime allegations. His serious crime caseload involves him regularly defending clients facing drugs, violence, murder and sex charges.
He has expertise in fraud cases and is heavily involved in major property fraud, money laundering and pension fraud cases. His ability to give swift, informed advice from the earliest stages of a case earns him the respect of many clients.
As a highly-respected all-rounder, Zahir has immense experience of many areas of law. He has become especially adept in the fields of general crime and serious crime.
His successes have also included the acquittal of business figures facing major allegations of VAT fraud and the successful defence of clients in various UK courts on money laundering and other business crime charges. Versatility, a talent for responding quickly and an ability to immediately identify the best course of action have led to Zahir gaining praise from many clients.
All types of police station interviews and representation, magistrates' court work, complex crime and general crime, confiscation and enforcement proceedings are undertaken by him.