Former Burges Salmon partner Roger Hawes cleared of HBOS charge
Burges Salmon, has been cleared of charges related to concealing criminal property. The investigation began in 2013 and spanned a period of four years.
The charges against Hawes concerned the facilitation of acquisition, control, retention or use of criminal property. According to a spokesperson from Burges Salmon, the firm welcomes the end of the process, but will not offer any public statements related to the charges.