John is the Director of Crown Defence, John qualified as a solicitor in 2008 and since seen extensive success in the legal industry.
John was responsible for the rebirth of Crown Defence in the summer of 2017, selecting the very best criminal defence team members for all aspects of criminal proceedings from criminal investigations to high profile appeals. John has a keen interest in developing Proceeds of Crime defence and has added accounts qualified team members to the department to give our clients the advantage required in these draconian proceedings.
John is one of the founders of the leading Liverpool based law firm Hampson Hughes Solicitors. In the seven years since its establishment Hampson Hughes Solicitors has experienced phenomenal growth. During this time it has gained national recognition as one of the UK’s fastest growing law firms. It now employs 150 staff, based at its Liverpool headquarters, and together they help people to secure personal injury compensation as a result of non-fault accidents. John hopes to bring his extensive business development knowledge and skills to the world of criminal defence, with the sole objective to create one of the leading criminal defence firms in the County, allowing the very best quality of service for our clients and to continue to support his team to achieve leading results on complex and high profile cases.