Mr. A was attending a nightclub in Shoreditch with a few friends, when the night took a turn for the worse. At some point during the night, he had lost sight of his friends, but was unconcerned as they could call him if they wished to. He spend some time with a few women, who were friendly and open to speaking with him. As all of them were drunk, the complainant, Ms. A stumbled and he caught her before she fell. Unfortunately, her friend saw this as assault and pushed him off, calling the police and resulting in his arrest for sexual assault.
Upon contacting us, our team immediately worked to uncover the truth about this sexual assault charges. Our defence lawyers repeatedly contacted the police and the prosecution for any and all evidence they had, to meticulously analyse for any inconsistencies or biases. Furthermore, our sexual assault solicitors interviewed Mr. A’s friends, and the complainant’s friends, and gathered witness statements. Our defence lawyers hired a CCTV expert to analyse the CCTV footage from outside the nightclub, which showed the complainant stumbling and the defendant catching her.
Armed with an immense amount of evidence that undeniably proved our client’s innocence, the prosecution realised that they did not have a leg to stand on and immediately withdrew all the charges, effectively freeing our client from suffering under the false sexual assault accusation .
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