Leading UK Solicitors based in the heart of London’s legal hub, specialists in defending False Allegations of Serious Fraud, Money Laundering and Sexual Offences.

Rustem Guardian are one of the leading UK Criminal Defence Solicitors, ranking in the top 30 of the legal 500 index of leading firms in 2011. We are also ranked in Chambers and Partners as a leading firm in 2012.

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Sex Offences including Rape

94% SUCCESS RATE FOR 2014 (Period between Dec ’13- Dec ’14) Mags and Crown Court trials- 88% WIN RATE Our ...

Historical Sexual Offence

Historical Sexual Offence Allegations Rustem Guardian understand there is no easy way to approach the subject of historical sexual allegations. ...

Voyeurism

At Rustem Guardian, we specialise in defending those falsely accused of a sexual offence. As a result of our extensive ...

Sex Offenders Register

With the rise in the number of sexual offences reported in the last ten years, the criminal justice system has ...

Appealing Sexual Offence

Appealing Wrongful Sexual Offence Convictions Mr Timur Rustem, who leads the Sexual Offences department, often represents clients already convicted of ...

Conspiracy to Defraud

Conspiracy to Defraud including Boiler Room Fraud Conspiracy to Defraud is an alleged agreement between two or more parties to ...

Mortgage Fraud

Mortgage fraud is the alleged misrepresentation of fact or omission of information in the application for mortgages. Sometimes this is ...

Money Laundering

Money Laundering involves the concealing and disguising of the proceeds of criminal activity so that the proceeds appear to have ...

False Accounting

False Accounting is the falsification, concealment or destruction of records (accounts) with the intention to gain fraudulently or cause loss ...

General Serious Fraud

Our Serious Fraud Department is able to advise clients 24 hours a day, whether they are based domestically or internationally. ...

Confiscation Proceedings

The UK government is committed to recovering money or assets that are, or represent, the proceeds of crime, as well ...

Appeals

Appeals – Conviction/Sentencing Rustem Guardian Solicitors possess particular expertise in pursuing appeals for those who have been convicted and represented ...

General Serious Crime

Rustem Guardian Solicitors have extensive experience of representing clients across a full range of alleged offences, from minor road traffic ...

Drug Offences inc Cultivation

Drug Offences including Cultivation Rustem Guardian has extensive experience in representing individuals charged with drug offence allegations. This includes possession ...

Motoring Offences

Defending Motorists With increasing use of technology by the police, it is now more common to be accused of a ...

Extradition

Rustem Guardian has both a domestic and international presence and is therefore well placed to represent clients facing extradition. We ...

Inquests

Rustem Guardian has extensive experience in assisting families at a very difficult time after losing a loved one, taking on ...

Private Prosecutions

Rustem Guardian has an unrivalled reputation when it comes to case preparation. When you have been falsely accused of a ...

Private Immigration

Private Immigration – Visa Applications Rustem Guardian offer a bespoke all-round service from welcoming you at the airport, finding you ...

Private Investigations

Rustem Guardian has an unrivalled reputation when it comes to case preparation. When you have been falsely accused of a ...

Civil & Commercial Litigation

Civil and Commercial Litigation Please visit our web page for more information – Link Rustem Guardian is expanding via its Commercial ...

Notable Cases

R v G, Central Criminal Court, 2018

Represented international jewel thief accused of a double murder in Clapham.
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R v K, Nottingham Crown Court, 2018

Client one of only two out of seven successfully acquitted in multi-handed murder case.  
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R v H, Chelmsford Crown Court, 2018

Represented elderly man accused of multiple cases of historic sexual abuse.
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R v N, Inner London Crown Court, 2018

Represented Pricewaterhouse Coopers consultant accused of lurking outside bar and raping drunk teenage girl.  
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Latest News

Rustem Guardian is named Business Crime Law Firm of the Year (UK) by Super Lawyer Magazine 2015, a leading Global magazine. Timur Rustem, Managing Partner, ...
Rustem Guardian was proud to announce that for the period between Dec ’13 and Dec ’14 it had an outstanding 94% SUCCESS RATE for clients ...
Timur Rustem leads a multi-award winning team at Rustem Guardian, retaining a high quality level of service year on year. He was doubly pleased to ...
Timur Rustem set up Rustem Guardian just shy of ten years ago. As a young and tenacious firm it was one of only few legal ...
Rustem Guardian’s Gareth Jones advised Haresh Mehta in this unusual Private Prosecution brought in Southampton Crown Court. The victim wore google glasses to covertly record ...
Timur Rustem is named a Super Lawyer 2013 by Super Lawyers Magazine, a leading Global magazine. Timur has represented defendants in the biggest VHCC, Conspiracy ...
Acquisition International is a maturing magazine known as the ‘Voice of Corporate Finance’. On an annual basis they present the accolade ‘Leading Advisor’ to firms ...
Timur Rustem was asked to comment on BBC Radio 5 Live in October 2014 about Theresa May’s proposed changes to the Terrorist Act to allow ...
Timur Rustem was asked to speak in his capacity as a Fraud Legal Expert on Boiler Room Frauds which were featuring in the news in ...
Timur Rustem joined the Moral Maze feature on BBC Radio 4, Religious and Ethics channel, to debate whether those accused of Sexual Offences should be ...
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