What we do

  • “Up-and-coming” partner Andrew Smith is singled out as a “star of the future,” who “will ring bells.”

    Chambers UK 2014

  • Corker Binning has successfully consolidated itself as one of the heavyweights in this area. Barristers say that it is difficult to fault this firm, as its defence strategy is always immaculately thought out and its briefs superbly well prepared.

    Chambers UK 2010

  • "Niche and extremely powerful in their field and in everything they do. I think they have some of the leading people."

    Chambers UK 2017

  • Peers remark on the growing strength of Gemma Tombs‘s practice, saying she is “building a presence that stands out.” She recently acted on the Mohammad Asif cricket match fixing case.

    Chambers UK 2013

  • At Corker Binning, department head Robert Brown ‘has the rare ability to nip potential prosecutions in the bud’. Known for its high-profile work, the firm has a specialism in extradition work, with the ‘very bright’ Andrew Smith recently acting in Shrien Dewani’s extradition proceedings.

    Legal 500 UK 2014

  • Corker Binning’s ‘top niche practice’ is praised as being ‘on a different level’. David Corker ‘has the skill and tact to deal with difficult negotiations’, and Peter Binning is an ‘outstanding tactician’ with ‘excellent client skills and judgement’. ‘Rising star’ Andrew Smith represented a former company director in relation to Operation Tabernula. Robert Brown is also recommended, for his ‘wealth of experience’.

    Legal 500 2015

  • Robert Brown “gives you an understanding of the wider picture and puts clients at their ease.”

    Chambers UK 2011

  • David Corker is highlighted in Chambers as "very personally interested in the law," as well as being "sensible, assured and thoughtful" when providing advice.

    Chambers UK 2017

Road traffic

As part of our police investigations and criminal defence practice, we have substantial experience of protecting the interests of high profile or high net worth individuals involved in road traffic offences. Clients include well-known figures from the world of politics, sport, business, media and entertainment, from across the UK. Whether you are at fault or not Corker Binning’s specialist road traffic offence lawyers will offer you the highest level of legal expertise and a commitment to achieving the best outcome for you.

The law regarding road traffic offences can be particularly complex. It is therefore essential to appoint a specialist solicitor who can guide you through the legal process; who is familiar with court procedures and can help you avoid a ban and severe penalties. Corker Binning’s road traffic offence lawyers can help you from the moment of arrest or summons, through police station procedures to charge, and all the subsequent court hearings. Our road traffic team is led by Corker Binning partner, Robert Brown, who is one of London’s leading specialists in motoring offences.

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Our road traffic lawyers have significant experience and expertise in the following areas:

  • Driving while disqualified
  • Driving without a licence
  • Driving with excess alcohol
  • Failure to provide specimens
  • Careless driving
  • Causing death by careless driving
  • Dangerous driving
  • Causing death by dangerous driving
  • Speeding and ‘totting up’
  • Applications for the return of licence following disqualification
  • Driving without insurance
  • Vehicle offences

For more information about how we might be able to help you, please call 0207 353 6000 and ask to speak to our partner Robert Brown.

Named as key individuals in the field of Crime by Chambers UK 2017:

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Robert Brown – Star Individual

Jessica Parker – Up and Coming

  • Corker Binning is ranked in Band 1 of recommended firms for Crime by  Chambers 2017.
  • Corker Binning is ranked as a first tier firm for Crime by Legal 500 2016 and Robert Brown is named as a leading individual for Crime.
  • Robert Brown is the only member of a criminal firm to have been ranked in the Top 10 leading lawyers in the Super Lawyers London 2014 Annual List.