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Chambers of Oliver Blunt QC & Sally O'Neill QC

32 FURNIVAL STREET, LONDON, EC4A 1JQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7405 3232
Fax:
Fax 020 7405 3322
DX:
72 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.furnivalchambers.co.uk

Lisa Freeman

Tel:
Work 020 7405 3232
Email:
Furnival Chambers (Chambers of Oliver Blunt QC & Sally O'Neill QC)

Work Department

Specialises in all aspects of the law relating to financial wrong doing: Fraud, bribery and corruption; Whistleblowing; Civil recovery and property freezing orders; Criminal confiscation, restraint and receiverships; Anti-money laundering advice and statutory reporting; Private prosecutions and corporate investigations; and Insolvency and company investigations.

Position

Acts for prosecution authorities (SFO, FCA, CPS, UKBA), companies, court appointed receivers, defendants and third parties. Appears in the Court of Appeal, High Court (Administrative Court, Companies Court, Chancery Division) and Crown Court.

Career

Examples of work:

(1) instructed by the UK government in three applications pending before the European Court of Human Rights concerning criminal confiscation and Article 6 / A1P1;

(2) Instructed by an Alleged Offender in restraint proceedings arising from an alleged £1 billion multi jurisdictional dividend-tax trading fraud; and

(3) Advising multinational PLC (transport/power sector) in Paris on compliance with UK Bribery Act 2010.

Member

Proceeds of Crime Lawyers Association

Education

LLM in International Human Rights Law (University of Essex, 2003)


London Bar

Fraud: crime

Within: Fraud: crime – Leading juniors

Lisa Freeman - Furnival ChambersShe is always well researched and has a great understanding of complex issues.’

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Proceeds of Crime Act and asset forfeiture

Within: Proceeds of Crime Act and asset forfeiture – Leading juniors

Lisa Freeman - Furnival ChambersShe is always able to explain matters to lay clients in simple terms.’

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