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IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)

CAPITAL COURT, 30 WINDSOR STREET, UXBRIDGE, UB8 1AB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0345 877 7025
Fax:
Fax 0845 638 1351
DX:
45105 UXBRIDGE
Email:
Web:
www.ibblaw.co.uk
Chesham, Uxbridge

Eddie Tang

Tel:
Work 01895 207842
Email:
IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)

Position

Eddie has a wide range of experience and is the deputy team leader of the criminal defence team, specialising in matters such as murder, frauds, general crime and road traffic cases. Eddie s cases are predominantly recommendations, which take him across the length and breadth of England (Leeds, Nottingham, Manchester, Derby, Southampton, Preston, Portsmouth and Bristol). Eddie is regularly in the Magistrates Court. Work highlights include: Regina v Latoya Grosse (importation of ¬£20m of cocaine and money laundry), Regina v Austin (biggest production of fake viagra in Europe), Regina v Glean (murder), Regina v Hassan (making of nail bombs contrary to Explosives Act 1875), Regina v Patel (murder), Regina v Abubaker & Jadarli (rioting outside Israeli Embassy), Regina v Washington (importation of cocaine, successfully running defence of duress), Regina v Lord John Taylor (false accounting ‚Äď expenses scandal ‚Äď and confiscation), Regina v Craig Smith (murder, false imprisonment, kidnap and conspiracy to rob), Regina v Ravi Sandhu ( One punch Murder ), Regina v Hannah Parker (conspiracy to arson ‚Äď M1), Regina v Chapman (¬£24m conspiracy to defraud), Regina v Slokam (conspiracy to burgle (riot case)) Regina v Chiragdin (indecent assault in a mosque) and Regina v Morris (manslaughter and attempted robbery). Ongoing work highlights include: Regina v Kirk (¬£25m evasion of duty on cigarettes), Regina v Ahmed (prostitution, rape and grooming), Regina v Morris (eBay fraud), Regina v Servis and Jones (GBH, aggravated burglary and possession of firearms), and Regina v Esnner (supply of class A drugs to undercover police officers).

Career

Trained T.Cryan & Co; qualified 2000; senior solicitor IBB 2007; partner 2011.

Languages

Conversation Cantonese.

Member

London Criminal Courts Solicitors Association (LCSSA).

Education

Rooks Heath High School; Middlesex University (1996 LLB (Hons)).

Leisure

Football, cricket, boxing, tennis, travel, dining.


London: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: general

Within: Crime: general

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett)¬†provides advice in relation to murder, violent crime, fraud, motoring offences, financial crime, large-scale drug importation, historic sexual abuse, firearms offences and immigration. Joanne Gibbons¬†heads the team and is supported by Eddie Tang¬†who is ‚Äėan exceptional lawyer with first-class advocacy skills‚Äô. Recent highlights include acting for a carer accused of attempted murder and for a Chinese refugee accused of illegally importing a large amount of tobacco.

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South East: Crime, fraud and licensing

Crime: fraud

Within: Crime: fraud

IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett), which provides¬†‚Äėa high quality service‚Äô,¬†handles lengthy, high-profile investigations and trials emanating from SFO and FCA investigations, which frequently extend into a number of jurisdictions. The team is representing an individual in a case involving a fraud on a Russian bank, which had a number of cross-jurisdictional complications. In other work, it is dealing with an FCA prosecution for insider dealing, boiler room frauds, bribery and corruption and a Euribor case. According to one source, practice head¬†John Milner¬†‚Äėis one of my go-to people for SFO investigations' and 'has excellent criminal law instincts and fights very hard for his clients‚Äô.¬†Caroline Dunne¬†and Eddie Tang¬†are also expert in regulatory breaches and frauds.

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Crime: general

Within: Crime: general

From its Uxbridge base, the team at IBB (Iliffes Booth Bennett) team, which includes solicitor-advocates, handles a caseload that includes allegations pertaining to murder, sexual offences, serious violence, kidnapping and firearms. Team head Joanne Gibbons  is acting for a carer who is accused of attempted murder and is also representing a defendant in a large-scale drugs importation case. In other work, the team which includes noted practitioners Eddie Tang and Caroline Dunne, is handling cases concerning allegations of historic sexual offences, manslaughter and robbery.

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