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Doughty Street Chambers

53-54 DOUGHTY STREET, LONDON, WC1N 2LS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7404 1313
Fax:
Fax 020 7404 2283
DX:
223 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.doughtystreet.co.uk
Bristol, London, Manchester

Rupert Bowers QC

Tel:
Work 020 7404 1313
Email:
Doughty Street Chambers (Doughty Street Chambers)

Position

Rupert acts for defendants and claimants in all aspects of criminal law with an emphasis on fraud, in proceedings under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002, in human rights and public law, extradition, and in sports law including contractual disputes, disciplinary tribunals and arbitrations. Rupert has particular expertise in challenging the legality of arrest and detention, and search and seizure and is accredited to accept instructions via the direct public access scheme and is a Registered Lawyer under The FA Football Agents Regulations.

Career

Called: 1995; Gray’s Inn. Publications of note: co-author of Blackstone’s Guide to the Terrorism Act 2006 published in September 2006 (Oxford University Press); article for the Covert Policing Review (issue 2 2006) – ‘Intercepting Terrorists’ with Hugo Lodge; consultant on the College of Law DVD ‘Financial sanctions, bribery and corruption’ released 2009; consultant on the report ‘Silence on Violence: Improving the Safety of Women’ (March 2011) prepared by the Greater London Authority. The report tackles the issues relating to policing prostitution and the safety of sex workers.


London Bar

Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations)

Within: Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations) – Leading silks

Rupert Bowers QC - Doughty Street ChambersHe has an impressive knowledge of criminal proceedings and search warrants as well.

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Fraud: crime

Within: Fraud: crime – Leading silks

Rupert Bowers QC - Doughty Street ChambersAn accomplished advocate with excellent communication skills.

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