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Raj Veja

Raj Veja Barrister
What clients have said about Raj, “Raj has wisdom and experience, approachable, honest, dedicated and passionate in Court ”
Qualifications:
  • Admitted on the Solicitors Roll 1988
  • Duty Solicitor 1992
  • Solicitor Higher Court Advocate 1999
  • Accredited Specialist Fraud Panel Supervisor 2005
  • Barrister called to the Criminal Bar 2015
Profile
Raj founded the firm in 1997. Raj has 31 years experience in Criminal defence work. He has extensive trial and case preparation experience in preparing High value Fraud, money laundering and large drugs conspiracy cases. He has prepared 19 murder cases for trial and was instructed as junior trial counsel for one in the Old Bailey. Raj has been instructed on, prepared or supervised preparation in an estimated 2000 or more criminal cases. Raj takes a proactive approach to case preparation. He has conducted defence enquiries abroad personally, at great risk, sometimes to trace witnesses in Jamaica, New York and assisted in enquiries in South Africa, Spain, India and Belgium. Raj has worked with very skilled and prominent barristers over the years which has included Michael Mansfield QC, Patriack O’Connor, QC, Joe Stone QC, Sir Jonah walker Smith and Narita Bahra.
Memberships
  • Criminal Bar Association
  • Law Society
  • London Criminal Courts Solicitors Association
E: raj@vejaandco.com T: 0208 581 1502 (extension 227)