Hickman & Rose provide the best possible legal representation to individual and corporate clients caught up in the most serious legal difficulties.

Hickman & Rose are litigation specialists.

We use the skills and strategies of both criminal and civil litigation to provide our clients with the best possible legal advice, whatever problems they face.

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“A very talented team, from top to bottom, of clever, assiduous lawyers who are utterly dedicated to their clients”

Legal 500, 2022

“They take difficult cases and work out how to win them”

Legal 500, 2022

“A superb firm that is populated by highly talented and hardworking solicitors, who are experts in their field”

Legal 500, 2022

“The firm is simply outstanding”

Chambers UK, 2021

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Hickman & Rose’s lawyers are acknowledged among the best in the country at representing individuals and organisations caught up in the most serious – and consequential – legal difficulties.

Experts in criminal, regulatory and civil law, our specialist solicitors and barristers come together to work in bespoke multi-disciplinary teams, each of which is tailored to a client’s needs.

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Hickman & Rose are litigation specialists. We use the skills and strategies of criminal and civil litigation to provide our clients with the best possible legal representation, whatever difficulties they may face.

Our work can be divided into the following four main areas:

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Established in 1991 with a founding commitment to hold the state to account, Hickman & Rose has become one of the UK’s leading litigation boutiques.

We are a ‘go to’ firm for corporate crime, white collar fraud and privately funded serious and general crime cases. We handle the sensitive legal affairs of clients who demand a high level of discretion. We are respected for our pioneering human rights and civil liberties work, particularly as it relates to the criminal justice system.



Hickman & Rose take part in London Legal Walk for essential legal services

Hickman & Rose have taken part in the London Legal Walk on Tuesday 28th June in aid of essential frontline legal services.

Daniel Machover, Toby Wilton, Helen Stone, Ellie Cornish, Meghan…

Kate Maynard in media on reported widening of IOPC probe into Oladeji Omishore death

Civil Litigation partner Kate Maynard has been quoted in the media in relation to the IOPC’s reported decision to widen its investigation into the death of Oladeji Omishore, whose family Kate…

Jenny Wiltshire explains dangers of misleading music festival sex offence advice in the Times

As the Glastonbury music festival gets underway again, Head of Serious and General Crime Jenny Wiltshire has written an article for the Times in which she warns of misleading legal advice regarding…

Blog: advice from a criminal defence lawyer (and mother) to young people going to music festivals

After a Covid-induced hiatus, the summer music festivals are here again. As young people head off to the Glastonbury festival for the first time in three years, Aileen Colhoun sets out her advice on…

Hickman & Rose instructed in Oladeji Omishore matter

Hickman & Rose has been instructed in the matter of Oladeji Omishore, who died following contact with Metropolitan Police Officers on Chelsea Bridge in London on 4th June 2022.

Mr Omishore’s…

Jenny Wiltshire in Telegraph on changing nature of festival sex allegations

Head of Serious and General Crime Jenny Wiltshire has been quoted in the Sunday Telegraph commenting on the changing nature of sexual assault and rape allegations made at music festivals.


Daniel Machover and Prof Leslie Thomas QC write inquest law update

Together with Professor Leslie Thomas QC of Garden Court Chambers, head of civil litigation Daniel Machover has written an inquest and inquiry law update for the Legal Action Group.

Daniel writes…

HNW law

Ben Rose talks to the Financial Times about representing HNW victims of crime

Hickman & Rose founder Ben Rose has been quoted in the Financial Times discussing some of the unique problems faced by High Net Worth and high profile individuals.

Ben was interviewed for his…

Blog: Cum-Ex: A vision of the future for international fraud investigations?

The Cum-Ex scandal has prompted criminal and regulatory investigations – and civil law actions – around the world. In a blog, Olivia Dwan and Ben Rose analyse how these are impacting individuals.

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