Robert Lizar solicitors

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In 2013 the independent law firm researchers ‘Chambers and Partners Directory’ reported that Market sources line up to praise this team. Sources agree that the team is "expanding and gaining a good reputation." Other interviewees agree, saying they "really rate" the team and acknowledge that it is picking up "quality work." The team is known to have a strong track record in human rights and civil liberties cases.

Simon Pook

Simon has represented clients in all areas relating to prisoners' rights. He has an exceptional record at defending people on adjudications and is gaining an excellent reputation on parole board matters. He has been involved in a number of Judicial Review cases and is particularly able with unusual and technical areas that other lawyers may shy away from. He has an excellent reputation in defending the right to peaceful protest and specialises in public order matters. He often acts as a Legal Observer at political demonstrations. More recently he has developed an interest in poaching cases by defending charges brought by the Environment Agency. He has enjoyed great success with such matters attracting significant media attention. 

Simon successfully brought an appeal using the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna & Flora (CITES), related European and domestic legislation of registering wild birds and artificially propagated progeny resulting in Atricle 10s being issued.

He is extremely committed to protecting the rights of all those clients he represents.

Simon Pook
Tel: 0161 227 7777
Fax: 0161 227 7788
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Our history - 1994 - Hassan Khan
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