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London Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

β€˜All members’ of β€˜leading set’ Cloth Fair Chambers are of β€˜extremely high quality’ in the fraud, business crime and general crime fields. The β€˜first-class’ clerks’ room is comprised of Adrian Chapman and Mark O’Neill. Offices in: London

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London Bar

Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations)
Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations) – Leading sets - ranked: tier 1

Cloth Fair Chambers

Cloth Fair Chambers is a group of β€˜extremely high-quality barristers for business crime’, with a significant amount of work coming in the form of pre-charge advice. Three silks from the set are instructed to represent defendants in the upcoming Barclays trial concerning its 2008 fundraising – Nicholas Purnell QC is scheduled to defend the bank’s former CEO, John Kelsey-Fry QC is to represent the former head of investment banking, and Ian Winter QC will defend the former head of the wealth division.

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

John Kelsey-Fry QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜His practice includes sensitive pre-charge corruption advice.’

Ranked: tier 1

Nicholas Purnell QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜He defends c-suite management in heavyweight corporate fraud cases.’

Ranked: tier 1

Ian Winter QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜His advocacy is superb; solicitors pick him for complex cases that need to be broken down for the jury.’

Ranked: tier 2

Tom Allen QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜Incredibly bright and a commanding presence in court.’

Ranked: tier 2

Alison Pople QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜Her work includes significant SFO cases.’

Ranked: tier 3

Clare Sibson QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜Always on solicitors’ shortlists for serious and complex work.’

Ranked: tier 3
Business and regulatory crime (including global investigations) – Leading juniors

Jonathan Barnard - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜He appears as counsel in high-profile cases as well as providing pre-charge advice.’

Ranked: tier 1

Kathryn Arnot Drummond - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜She brings a breadth of knowledge, first-rate work ethic and confidence to each instruction.’

Ranked: tier 3

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Crime (general crime)
Crime (general crime) – Leading silks

Tom Allen QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜His work includes various private defence matters.’

Ranked: tier 3

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Fraud: crime
Fraud: crime – Leading sets - ranked: tier 2

Cloth Fair Chambers

Cloth Fair Chambers features a number of Silks with strong track records of private defence work, including interventions at early stages of investigations. Much work includes pre-charge advice concerning tax evasion investigations brought against high-profile and professional individuals.

Fraud: crime – Leading silks

John Kelsey-Fry QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜His work includes challenging pre-charge advice.’

Ranked: tier 1

Nicholas Purnell QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜He has a track record of involvement in the heaviest of cases.’

Ranked: tier 1

Ian Winter QC - Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜His work includes challenging fraud cases in Hong Kong.’

Ranked: tier 2

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Set overviews: England and Wales

β€˜All members’ of β€˜leading set’ Cloth Fair Chambers are of β€˜extremely high quality’ in the fraud, business crime and general crime fields. The β€˜first-class’ clerks’ room is comprised of Adrian Chapman and Mark O’Neill. Offices in: London

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Asia Pacific: The English Bar

Fraud and corporate crime

Cloth Fair Chambers’s Ian Winter QC is active in Hong Kong appeal cases and trials.

Fraud and corporate crime - Leading silks

Ian Winter QC Cloth Fair Chambers β€˜He appears in Hong Kong fraud cases and appeals.’

Ranked: tier 1

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