Joel Lamptey qualified as a Solicitor in 2012 having joined the firm in 2009. He has a range of experience as a defence advocate and civil practitioner covering an extensive range of both criminal and civil law including a variety of appellate cases in crime, civil and judicial review. His civil practice includes advising and litigating on behalf of clients. He has experience in residential and commercial transactions, including the sale and purchase of all types of residential property, the grant and acquisitions of Leases of shops, offices, pubs, restaurants and property disputes. Over the years he has developed vast amount of expertise and experience in relation to all types of property transactions which enables him to deliver a fast and efficient service bringing the results required by the client. He works closely with all clients to understand their aims and objectives so he can ensure they are met. With his experience in the private client sector, he has helped on many civil matters, including non-contentious administration of estates, probate and, including contentious probate disputes, intestacy, applications under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975, disputes relating to testamentary capacity and disputes arising out of the administration of estates and conflicts between personal representatives. In areas of Immigration and Nationality Law, Joel is outstanding for his high success rate and commitment to achieving positive results for all his clients. Joel is also an essential team member of the Criminal Defence Team at our office. He is subsequently qualified as a Court and Police Station Duty Solicitor and carries out his work with professionalism and diligence. He has represented numerous clients during his career from their initial arrest and detention at the Police Station to eventual trial and case conclusion. He has been involved in the preparation of serious and complex criminal cases involving multi-million drug supply cases, murders, conspiracies, rape and other serious sexual offences, assaults and sham marriage conspiracies. Joel prepares cases as a litigator in the Magistrates Court and the Youth Court. He specialises in all aspects of Magistrates Court advocacy. He represents clients on a Legal Aid and private instruction basis on a daily basis at the Police Station and the Magistrates Court. Joel prides himself on his diligent attention to detail with the purpose to provide tailored solutions for his clients that exceeds their expectations.
Joel is a huge sports fan and loves to play piano as well as listening to music.