Ayesha Vardags, President

Precis: Robert Conway is a Director in our criminal defence team at Vardags. He has over a decade’s experience advising clients who have been arrested and are subject to investigation by the police and other investigating bodies including the SFO and HMRC.

Robert is a versatile defence lawyer and his experience of defending clients at every stage of proceedings as both litigator and advocate allows him to bring a tactical and strategic savvy to his practice.

Robert Conway, Director – Criminal Defence

Precis: Robert Conway is a Director in our criminal defence team at Vardags. He has over a decade’s experience advising clients who have been arrested and are subject to investigation by the police and other investigating bodies including the SFO and HMRC.

Robert is a versatile defence lawyer and his experience of defending clients at every stage of proceedings as both litigator and advocate allows him to bring a tactical and strategic savvy to his practice.

Ayesha Vardags, President

Education: Robert read Geography at Birmingham University then studied Law at Cardiff.

Press & publications:

Robert is frequently asked to provide expert comment by a range of high-profile media outlets. He has recently given legal insight for The Global Legal Post and Vice.

Career: After gaining his higher rights in 2011, Robert has regularly conducted trials at the Crown Court and defended clients in respect of a full range of criminal cases from violent and sexual offences to fraud and serious and complex trafficking and drug conspiracies. He has experience of representing clients in high-profile cases and successfully defended a client in the SFO’s first successful prosecution of a corporate for bribery arising from allegations concerning corrupt overseas payments.

Personal: In his spare time Robert enjoys music, cycling and photography.